Sawgrass Lake Elementary School



Sawgrass Lake Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sawgrass Lake Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 22
K 117
1 112
2 131
3 128
4 83
5 112
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sawgrass Lake Elementary School is a public elementary school located in St. Petersburg, FL in the Pinellas School District. It enrolls 705 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sawgrass Lake Elementary School is the 763rd largest public school in Florida and the 7,440th largest nationally. It has 13.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 705
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 54
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,440th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 763rd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 555th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 519th out of 2,205

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Sawgrass Lake Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 397
(56%)
37,418
(52%)
 Female 308
(44%)
34,659
(48%)

Sawgrass Lake Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 426
(60%)
41,149
(57%)
 Black 105
(15%)
13,962
(19%)
 Hispanic 99
(14%)
10,691
(15%)
 Asian 43
(6%)
2,916
(4%)
 Two or More 30
(4%)
3,008
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
176
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
175
(0%)

Sawgrass Lake Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 372
(53%)
37,527
(52%)
 Not Eligible 264
(37%)
29,749
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 69
(10%)
4,801
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Sawgrass Lake Elementary School is ranked 854th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sawgrass Lake Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.6%) is slightly 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.

Sawgrass Lake Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 663
2006 599
2007 545
2008 569
2009 685
2010 806
2011 835
2012 705

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 15
2007 13.3
2008 11.9
2009 13.4
2010 14.9
2011 13.6
2012 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65610859728507
2006 0.67612687813022
2007 0.6697247706422
2008 0.6274165202109
2009 0.63503649635036
2010 0.6166253101737
2011 0.66706586826347
2012 0.62553191489362

Compare Sawgrass Lake Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
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 62.6%
 

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Public PK - 05 705 13.1:1  
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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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