Sunset Middle School



Sunset Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunset Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 202
7 190
8 200
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sunset Middle School is a public elementary school located in Longmont, CO in the St. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j. It enrolls 592 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 18.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 592
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.87

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Sunset Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 296
(50%)
11,200
(51%)
 Female 296
(50%)
10,685
(49%)

Sunset Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 345
(58%)
14,146
(65%)
 Hispanic 210
(35%)
6,315
(29%)
 Asian 13
(2%)
730
(3%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
317
(1%)
 Black 7
(1%)
220
(1%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
117
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
40
(0%)

Sunset Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 341
(58%)
14,479
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 224
(38%)
6,274
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(5%)
1,132
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Sunset Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.4%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 682
2006 630
2007 607
2008 621
2009 610
2010 603
2011 581
2012 592

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.4
2006 19.5
2007 19.5
2008 20.3
2009 17.3
2010 17.1
2011 17.6
2012 18.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.20087976539589
2006 0.24761904761905
2007 0.25205930807249
2008 0.27375201288245
2009 0.34918032786885
2010 0.36152570480929
2011 0.39242685025818
2012 0.42398648648649

Compare Sunset Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,860.0% 18.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 42.4%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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