Sunnyside Elementary School



Sunnyside Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunnyside Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 53
K 93
1 90
2 74
3 77
4 84
5 62
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sunnyside Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Burlington, IA in the Burlington Community School District. It enrolls 533 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sunnyside Elementary School is the 79th largest public school in Iowa and the 18,536th largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 533
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,536th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 79th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 512th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 101st out of 723

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Sunnyside Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 283
(53%)
1,600
(52%)
 Female 250
(47%)
1,494
(48%)

Sunnyside Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 385
(72%)
2,155
(70%)
 Black 84
(16%)
484
(16%)
 Two or More 43
(8%)
261
(8%)
 Hispanic 14
(3%)
166
(5%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
19
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Sunnyside Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 294
(55%)
1,920
(62%)
 Not Eligible 225
(42%)
1,023
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(3%)
151
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Sunnyside Elementary School is ranked 65th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sunnyside Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.8%) is higher than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Sunnyside Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 474
2006 466
2007 442
2008 458
2009 461
2010 484
2011 517
2012 533

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 12.4
2007 12
2008 13.3
2009 13.2
2010 15.1
2011 16.2
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53164556962025
2006 0.44849785407725
2007 0.57466063348416
2008 0.5174672489083
2009 0.53362255965293
2010 0.5103305785124
2011 0.52030947775629
2012 0.57786116322702

Compare Sunnyside Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 57.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Sunnyside Elementary School
Burlington, IA
Public PK - 05 533 15.7:1  
Aldo Leopold Middle School
Burlington, IA
Public 06 - 08 430 11.9:1 2 miles
North Hill Elementary School
Burlington, IA
Public PK - 05 448 17:1 2 miles
James Madison Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 445 13.5:1 3 miles
Burlington Notre Dame Jr/Sr High School
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Private 06 - 12 192 12:1 3 miles
James Wilson Grimes School
Burlington, IA
Public PK - 05 441 14.2:1 3 miles
West Burlington Junior High School
West Burlington, IA
Public 06 - 08 197 16.9:1 3 miles
Corse Elementary School
Burlington, IA
Public PK - 05 317 14.4:1 3 miles
West Burlington Elementary School
West Burlington, IA
Public PK - 05 447 14.2:1 3 miles
Burlington Notre Dame Catholic Elementary
Burlington, IA
Private PK - 05 254 12:1 3 miles
Great River Christian School
Burlington, IA
Private PK - 12 118 6:1 4 miles
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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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