Sousa Ms



Sousa Ms Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sousa Ms Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 100
7 109
8 95
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sousa Ms is a public elementary school located in Washington, DC in the District of Columbia Public Schools. It enrolls 304 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 304
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 21

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Sousa Ms Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 155
(51%)
16,727
(49%)
 Male 149
(49%)
17,502
(51%)

Sousa Ms Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 299
(98%)
22,264
(65%)
 Hispanic 5
(2%)
6,187
(18%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
30
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
689
(2%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
597
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
21
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
4,441
(13%)

Sousa Ms Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 229
(75%)
17,962
(52%)
 Not Eligible 75
(25%)
15,901
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
366
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Sousa Ms students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.3%) is higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

Sousa Ms Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 327
2006 277
2007 227
2008 232
2009 267
2010 280
2011 353
2012 304

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 8.9
2007 7.6
2008 8.6
2009 10.7
2010 12.7
2011 14.7
2012 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81039755351682
2006 0.83032490974729
2007 0.75770925110132
2008 0.8448275862069
2009 0.83520599250936
2010 0.79642857142857
2011 0.6685552407932
2012 0.75328947368421

Compare Sousa Ms to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,143.2% 11.4:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 75.3%
 

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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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