Sunset Heights Elementary School



Sunset Heights Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunset Heights Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 109
1 112
2 111
3 104
4 115
5 119
6 110
7 131
8 127
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sunset Heights Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Peoria, AZ in the Peoria Unified School District. It enrolls 1,038 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sunset Heights Elementary School is the 39th largest public school in Arizona and the 1,103rd largest nationally. It has 21.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,038
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,103rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 39th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 788th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 64th out of 932

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Sunset Heights Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 522
(50%)
11,528
(48%)
 Male 516
(50%)
12,372
(52%)

Sunset Heights Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 791
(76%)
13,091
(55%)
 Hispanic 136
(13%)
7,838
(33%)
 Asian 42
(4%)
590
(2%)
 Two or More 34
(3%)
1,008
(4%)
 Black 22
(2%)
1,072
(4%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
218
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(0%)
83
(0%)

Sunset Heights Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 865
(83%)
13,297
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 140
(13%)
8,854
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(3%)
1,749
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Sunset Heights Elementary School is ranked 617th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sunset Heights Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (16.7%) is significantly 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 Sunset Heights Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
2,190.0% 21.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 16.7%
 
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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