Sherman Elementary



Sherman Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sherman Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 112
1 103
2 90
3 97
4 73
5 80
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sherman Elementary is a public elementary school located in Nampa, ID in the Nampa School District. It enrolls 555 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sherman Elementary is the 72nd largest public school in Idaho and the 16,670th largest nationally. It has 20.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 555
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,670th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Idaho: 72nd out of 399
Student/Teacher Rank in Idaho: 239th out of 391
Full Time Teacher Rank in Idaho: 65th out of 391

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Sherman Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 286
(52%)
5,919
(51%)
 Female 269
(48%)
5,713
(49%)

Sherman Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 308
(55%)
7,388
(64%)
 Hispanic 232
(42%)
3,761
(32%)
 Black 8
(1%)
145
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
31
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
94
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
102
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
111
(1%)

Sherman Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 445
(80%)
6,577
(57%)
 Not Eligible 75
(14%)
3,893
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(6%)
1,162
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 384 ranked schools in Idaho, Sherman Elementary is ranked 7th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sherman Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.4%. 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.

Sherman Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 551
2006 554
2007 496
2008 551
2009 502
2010 491
2011 549
2012 555

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 19.1
2007 17.4
2008 19.7
2009 19.3
2010 18.9
2011 20.3
2012 20.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62250453720508
2006 0.62996389891697
2007 0.65927419354839
2008 0.7059891107078
2009 0.75298804780876
2010 0.74541751527495
2011 0.87249544626594
2012 0.86486486486486

Compare Sherman Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,876.4% 18.8:1
 
2,060.0% 20.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 86.5%
 

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Sherman Elementary
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Public PK - 05 555 20.6:1  
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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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