Sheldon Point School



Sheldon Point School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sheldon Point School Students by Grade
PK 4
K 3
1 5
2 2
3 4
4 2
5 6
6 4
7 7
8 5
9 4
10 4
11 5
12 6

Sheldon Point School is a public elementary school located in Sheldon Point, AK in the Lower Yukon School District. It enrolls 61 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sheldon Point School is the 274th largest public school in Alaska and the 54,442nd largest nationally. It has 12.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 61
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 4.74
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 54,442nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alaska: 274th out of 381
Student/Teacher Rank in Alaska: 142nd out of 380
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alaska: 278th out of 380

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Sheldon Point School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 32
(52%)
1,080
(53%)
 Female 29
(48%)
950
(47%)

Sheldon Point School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 American Indian 61
(100%)
2,019
(99%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Sheldon Point School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 61
(100%)
1,896
(93%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
134
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 302 ranked schools in Alaska, Sheldon Point School is ranked 201st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sheldon Point School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 54.4%. 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.

Sheldon Point School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 63
2006 74
2007 59
2008 67
2009 65
2010 67
2011 58
2012 68
2013 52
2014 57
2015 61

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 14.8
2007 14.8
2008 11.2
2009 10.8
2010 11.2
2011 9.7
2012 11.3
2013 8.7
2014 9.5
2015 12.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.92063492063492
2006 0.78378378378378
2007 0.86440677966102
2008 0.94029850746269
2009 0.64615384615385
2010 0.62686567164179
2011 0.94827586206897
2012 0.91176470588235
2013 0.90384615384615
2014 0.47368421052632
2015 1

Compare Sheldon Point School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,617.0% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 100.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Sheldon Point School
Sheldon Point, AK
Public PK - 12 61 12.9:1  
Alakanuk School
Alakanuk, AK
Public PK - 12 215 13.3:1 13 miles
Emmonak School
Emmonak, AK
Public KG - 12 215 16.6:1 20 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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