Sweetwater Community School



Sweetwater Community School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sweetwater Community School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 1
6 0
7 1
8 6
9 13
10 25
11 52
12 92

Sweetwater Community School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Paradise Valley Unified School District. It enrolls 190 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 190
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 14

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Sweetwater Community School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 126
(66%)
9,325
(53%)
 Female 64
(34%)
8,402
(47%)

Sweetwater Community School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 87
(46%)
9,931
(56%)
 Hispanic 84
(44%)
5,599
(32%)
 Black 9
(5%)
527
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(2%)
159
(1%)
 Asian 3
(2%)
759
(4%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
707
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(1%)
45
(0%)

Sweetwater Community School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 129
(68%)
12,101
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 54
(28%)
4,898
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(4%)
728
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Sweetwater Community School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (32.1%) is 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 Sweetwater Community School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 32.1%
 
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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