Desert Star Academy



Desert Star Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Desert Star Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 37
1 47
2 41
3 20
4 17
5 23
6 14
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Desert Star Academy is a public elementary school located in Fort Mohave, AZ in the Desert Star Academy. It enrolls 199 students in grades 1st through 12th. Desert Star Academy is the 1,062nd largest public school in Arizona and the 48,538th largest nationally.

Total Students: 199
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Desert Star Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 100
(50%)
100
(50%)
 Female 99
(50%)
99
(50%)

Desert Star Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 140
(70%)
140
(70%)
 Hispanic 52
(26%)
52
(26%)
 Black 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
1
(1%)

Desert Star Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 103
(52%)
103
(52%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 93
(47%)
93
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(2%)
3
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Desert Star Academy is ranked 773rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Desert Star Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (48.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 53.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Compare Desert Star Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 48.2%
 
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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