Sunset Elementary



Sunset Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunset Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 43
1 51
2 45
3 32
4 25
5 20
6 16
7 21
8 16
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sunset Elementary is a public elementary school located in Fresno, CA in the Fresno Unf School District. It enrolls 269 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sunset Elementary is the 5,232nd largest public school in California and the 43,776th largest nationally. It has 25.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 269
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 10.44
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,776th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 5,232nd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,942nd out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 5,374th out of 6,159

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Sunset Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 139
(52%)
24,012
(51%)
 Female 130
(48%)
22,662
(49%)

Sunset Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 234
(87%)
31,258
(67%)
 Black 24
(9%)
4,132
(9%)
 White 8
(3%)
5,408
(12%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
4,953
(11%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
492
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
151
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
280
(1%)

Sunset Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 266
(99%)
41,569
(89%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
3,949
(8%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,156
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Sunset Elementary is ranked 3,143rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sunset Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.9%) is significantly 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.

Sunset Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 293
2006 267
2007 222
2008 224
2009 251
2010 235
2011 261
2012 269

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 15.7
2007 12.7
2008 18.7
2009 21.8
2010 N/A
2011 30.9
2012 25.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.98976109215017
2006 0.7940074906367
2007 0.81531531531532
2008 0.8125
2009 0.8207171314741
2010 0.81702127659574
2011 0.95402298850575
2012 0.98884758364312

Compare Sunset Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,580.0% 25.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 98.9%
 

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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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