Rio Tierra Junior High School



Rio Tierra Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rio Tierra Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 105
7 213
8 230
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rio Tierra Junior High School is a public elementary school located in Sacramento, CA in the Twin Rivers Unf School District. It enrolls 548 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 20.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 548
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 27

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Rio Tierra Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 291
(53%)
11,690
(51%)
 Female 257
(47%)
11,082
(49%)

Rio Tierra Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 315
(57%)
8,773
(39%)
 Black 80
(15%)
3,202
(14%)
 Asian 70
(13%)
1,792
(8%)
 White 42
(8%)
7,202
(32%)
 Two or More 34
(6%)
1,266
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
323
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
214
(1%)

Rio Tierra Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 408
(74%)
16,147
(71%)
 Not Eligible 109
(20%)
5,455
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(6%)
1,170
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Rio Tierra Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.1%) 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.

Rio Tierra Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 473
2009 456
2010 576
2011 579
2012 548

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 17.5
2009 18.2
2010 N/A
2011 20.7
2012 20.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.71035940803383
2009 0.92324561403509
2010 0.87326388888889
2011 0.4559585492228
2012 0.80109489051095

Compare Rio Tierra Junior High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,030.0% 20.3:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 80.1%
 

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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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