Sierra Charter



Sierra Charter Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sierra Charter Students by Grade
PK 0
K 9
1 9
2 12
3 10
4 17
5 7
6 9
7 30
8 45
9 65
10 76
11 119
12 216

Sierra Charter is a public elementary school located in Fresno, CA in the Fresno Unf School District. It enrolls 624 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sierra Charter is the 2,020th largest public school in California and the 11,747th largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 624
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.94
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,747th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,020th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 317th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 230th out of 6,159

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Sierra Charter Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 327
(52%)
22,662
(49%)
 Male 297
(48%)
24,012
(51%)

Sierra Charter Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 310
(50%)
31,258
(67%)
 White 229
(37%)
5,408
(12%)
 Black 37
(6%)
4,132
(9%)
 Asian 31
(5%)
4,953
(11%)
 American Indian 12
(2%)
280
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
151
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
492
(1%)

Sierra Charter Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 262
(42%)
1,156
(2%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 196
(31%)
41,569
(89%)
 Not Eligible 166
(27%)
3,949
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Sierra Charter is ranked 1,529th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sierra Charter students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.4%) is higher than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Sierra Charter Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 N/A
2007 654
2008 713
2009 729
2010 715
2011 659
2012 624

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 N/A
2007 16.7
2008 18.4
2009 17.8
2010 N/A
2011 17.4
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006
2007 0.53669724770642
2008 0.56802244039271
2009 0.62962962962963
2010 0.63496503496503
2011 0.60091047040971
2012 0.73397435897436

Compare Sierra Charter to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 73.4%
 

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Sierra Charter
Fresno, CA
Public KG - 12 624 15.6:1  
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Private KG - 12 185 13:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 06 801 20.5:1 2 miles
St Helens School
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Private PK - 08 298 27:1 2 miles
Sacred Heart Elementary School
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Private PK - 08 114 12:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 06 831 26.8:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 06 659 26.4:1 2 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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