Southwest Elementary School



Southwest Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southwest Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 47
1 52
2 47
3 59
4 63
5 57
6 61
7 48
8 40
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Southwest Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Roosevelt Elementary School District. It enrolls 474 students in grades 1st through 12th. Southwest Elementary School is the 697th largest public school in Arizona and the 24,449th largest nationally. It has 20.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 474
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,449th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 697th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 688th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 685th out of 932

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Southwest Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 238
(50%)
4,952
(53%)
 Female 236
(50%)
4,395
(47%)

Southwest Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 390
(82%)
7,573
(81%)
 White 42
(9%)
283
(3%)
 Black 20
(4%)
1,170
(13%)
 American Indian 12
(3%)
142
(2%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
92
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
74
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
13
(0%)

Southwest Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 450
(95%)
3,129
(33%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 21
(4%)
155
(2%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
6,063
(65%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Southwest Elementary School is ranked 223rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Southwest Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.4%) 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.

Southwest Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 688
2006 736
2007 708
2008 638
2009 626
2010 571
2011 549
2012 543
2013 510
2014 499
2015 474

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 18.2
2007 19.5
2008 17.7
2009 20.2
2010 20.4
2011 23.9
2012 25.9
2013 23.2
2014 19.2
2015 20.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90406976744186
2006 0.79891304347826
2007 0.28954802259887
2008 0.91849529780564
2009 0.86421725239617
2010 0.040280210157618
2011 0.060109289617486
2012 0.12154696132597
2013 0.076470588235294
2014 N/A
2015 0.99367088607595

Compare Southwest Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
2,060.0% 20.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 99.4%
 

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