Sunburst School



Sunburst School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunburst School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 82
1 95
2 88
3 105
4 78
5 93
6 81
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sunburst School is a public elementary school located in Glendale, AZ in the Washington Elementary School District. It enrolls 622 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sunburst School is the 418th largest public school in Arizona and the 12,234th largest nationally. It has 21.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 622
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.43
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,234th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 418th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 728th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 516th out of 932

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Sunburst School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 341
(55%)
10,079
(48%)
 Male 281
(45%)
10,810
(52%)

Sunburst School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 320
(51%)
5,832
(28%)
 Hispanic 198
(32%)
11,211
(54%)
 Black 45
(7%)
1,720
(8%)
 Two or More 22
(4%)
692
(3%)
 American Indian 22
(4%)
835
(4%)
 Asian 14
(2%)
552
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
47
(0%)

Sunburst School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 622
(100%)
19,741
(95%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
125
(1%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
1,023
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Sunburst School is ranked 121st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sunburst School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.6%. 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.

Sunburst School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 724
2006 719
2007 713
2008 709
2009 635
2010 600
2011 590
2012 604
2013 619
2014 643
2015 622

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 20.3
2007 19.2
2008 20
2009 21.5
2010 22.6
2011 21.8
2012 22.5
2013 21.3
2014 22.1
2015 21.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48756906077348
2006 0.36995827538248
2007 0.43618513323983
2008 0.52750352609309
2009 0.38740157480315
2010 0.57333333333333
2011 0.60169491525424
2012 0.59933774834437
2013 0.64781906300485
2014 0.6298600311042
2015 1

Compare Sunburst School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
2,110.0% 21.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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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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