Sunset School



Sunset School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunset School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 3
3 7
4 4
5 9
6 14
7 18
8 16
9 9
10 9
11 17
12 22

Sunset School is a public elementary school located in Fort Lauderdale, FL in the Broward School District. It enrolls 128 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sunset School is the 2,105th largest public school in Florida and the 51,594th largest nationally. It has 4.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 128
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 4.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 51,594th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 2,105th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 25th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,747th out of 2,205

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Sunset School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 97
(76%)
95,693
(52%)
 Female 31
(24%)
88,893
(48%)

Sunset School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 73
(57%)
73,516
(40%)
 White 38
(30%)
44,989
(24%)
 Hispanic 14
(11%)
53,843
(29%)
 Two or More 3
(2%)
5,156
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
181
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
6,342
(3%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
559
(0%)

Sunset School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 88
(69%)
94,802
(51%)
 Not Eligible 32
(25%)
75,238
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(6%)
14,546
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Sunset School is ranked 1,993rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sunset School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.0%) is higher than the state average of 61.9%. 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 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 215
2006 206
2007 191
2008 189
2009 196
2010 185
2011 131
2012 128

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 7.2
2006 6.4
2007 5.5
2008 4.8
2009 6.2
2010 5.7
2011 4.4
2012 4.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70697674418605
2006 0.75728155339806
2007 0.80104712041885
2008 0.80952380952381
2009 0.84183673469388
2010 0.83243243243243
2011 0.82442748091603
2012 0.75

Compare Sunset School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
440.0% 4.4:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 75.0%
 

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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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