Sunset Heights Elementary School



Sunset Heights Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunset Heights Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 114
3 109
4 114
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sunset Heights Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Webster City, IA in the Webster City Community School District. It enrolls 337 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sunset Heights Elementary School is the 329th largest public school in Iowa and the 37,864th largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 337
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.79
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,864th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 329th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 490th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 371st out of 723

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Sunset Heights Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 186
(55%)
598
(55%)
 Female 151
(45%)
498
(45%)

Sunset Heights Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 253
(75%)
832
(76%)
 Hispanic 45
(13%)
153
(14%)
 Two or More 21
(6%)
47
(4%)
 Asian 17
(5%)
61
(6%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Sunset Heights Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 174
(52%)
523
(48%)
 Not Eligible 146
(43%)
510
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(5%)
63
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Sunset Heights Elementary School is ranked 179th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sunset Heights Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.7%) 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.

Sunset Heights Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 295
2006 291
2007 301
2008 313
2009 295
2010 324
2011 313
2012 337

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 14.2
2007 13.8
2008 12
2009 13.2
2010 16.2
2011 13.9
2012 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34915254237288
2006 0.42268041237113
2007 0.41528239202658
2008 0.43130990415335
2009 0.48474576271186
2010 0.5462962962963
2011 0.55591054313099
2012 0.56676557863501

Compare Sunset Heights Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 56.7%
 

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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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