Sun Valley Elementary School



Sun Valley Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sun Valley Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 16
K 95
1 110
2 118
3 93
4 75
5 73
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sun Valley Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Birmingham, AL in the Birmingham City School District. It enrolls 580 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sun Valley Elementary School is the 255th largest public school in Alabama and the 15,073rd largest nationally. It has 17.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 580
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,073rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 255th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 381st out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 241st out of 782

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Sun Valley Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 296
(51%)
10,067
(51%)
 Female 284
(49%)
9,543
(49%)

Sun Valley Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 573
(99%)
17,982
(92%)
 White 5
(1%)
239
(1%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
1,205
(6%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
126
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
26
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
17
(0%)

Sun Valley Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 387
(67%)
12,637
(64%)
 Not Eligible 193
(33%)
6,973
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Sun Valley Elementary School is ranked 152nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sun Valley Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.7%) is higher than the state average of 53.9%. 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.

Sun Valley Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 516
2006 541
2007 538
2008 588
2009 604
2010 569
2011 562
2012 554
2013 626
2014 601
2015 580

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 15
2007 15.3
2008 15.8
2009 18.3
2010 15.8
2011 17
2012 15
2013 15.3
2014 17.2
2015 17.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.69767441860465
2006 0.71534195933457
2007 0.79182156133829
2008 0.75680272108844
2009 0.78145695364238
2010 0.52021089630931
2011 0.8220640569395
2012 0.85198555956679
2013 0.84984025559105
2014 0.63227953410982
2015 0.66724137931034

Compare Sun Valley Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,710.0% 17.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 66.7%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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