Sunset Elementary



Sunset Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunset Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 105
1 137
2 132
3 111
4 137
5 156
6 24
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sunset Elementary is a public elementary school located in San Ysidro, CA in the San Ysidro Elementary School District. It enrolls 802 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sunset Elementary is the 730th largest public school in California and the 4,055th largest nationally. It has 27.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 802
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 27.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,055th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 730th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,961st out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,141st out of 6,159

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Sunset Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 415
(52%)
2,107
(54%)
 Female 387
(48%)
1,831
(46%)

Sunset Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 789
(98%)
3,651
(93%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
120
(3%)
 Black 3
(0%)
63
(2%)
 White 2
(0%)
70
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
30
(1%)

Sunset Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 642
(80%)
3,112
(67%)
 Not Eligible 106
(13%)
1,126
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(7%)
400
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Sunset Elementary is ranked 389th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sunset Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.8%) 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.

Sunset Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 747
2006 832
2007 751
2008 783
2009 796
2010 758
2011 738
2012 802

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.3
2006 22.5
2007 19.8
2008 23
2009 21.5
2010 N/A
2011 25
2012 27.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5756358768407
2006 0.81490384615385
2007 0.8508655126498
2008 0.89910600255428
2009 0.9321608040201
2010 0.79683377308707
2011 0.46612466124661
2012 0.86783042394015

Compare Sunset Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,770.0% 27.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 86.8%
 

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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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