Tumbleweed Elementary School



Tumbleweed Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Tumbleweed Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 17
K 70
1 61
2 67
3 73
4 65
5 65
6 65
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

Tumbleweed Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Washington Elementary School District. It enrolls 484 students in grades 1st through 12th. Tumbleweed Elementary School is the 685th largest public school in Arizona and the 23,455th largest nationally. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 484
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,455th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 685th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 391st out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 575th out of 932

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Tumbleweed Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 252
(52%)
10,079
(48%)
 Male 232
(48%)
10,810
(52%)

Tumbleweed Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 223
(46%)
11,211
(54%)
 White 172
(36%)
5,832
(28%)
 Black 36
(7%)
1,720
(8%)
 Two or More 26
(5%)
692
(3%)
 Asian 10
(2%)
552
(3%)
 American Indian 9
(2%)
835
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 8
(2%)
47
(0%)

Tumbleweed Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 484
(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, Tumbleweed Elementary School is ranked 215th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Tumbleweed Elementary 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.

Tumbleweed Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 627
2006 637
2007 630
2008 572
2009 542
2010 510
2011 502
2012 494
2013 486
2014 474
2015 484

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20
2006 19.6
2007 19.4
2008 20.1
2009 20.1
2010 19.5
2011 19.4
2012 18.4
2013 16.8
2014 18.2
2015 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56778309409888
2006 0.46781789638932
2007 0.54761904761905
2008 0.61713286713287
2009 0.077490774907749
2010 0.69411764705882
2011 0.75298804780876
2012 0.77327935222672
2013 0.79012345679012
2014 N/A
2015 1

Compare Tumbleweed Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
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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