Ruth Fisher Elementary School



Ruth Fisher Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ruth Fisher Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 19
K 63
1 64
2 55
3 73
4 82
5 64
6 81
7 93
8 63
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ruth Fisher Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Tonopah, AZ in the Saddle Mountain Unified School District. It enrolls 657 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ruth Fisher Elementary School is the 365th largest public school in Arizona and the 10,101st largest nationally. It has 19.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 657
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,101st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 365th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 595th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 375th out of 932

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Ruth Fisher Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 341
(52%)
563
(54%)
 Female 316
(48%)
484
(46%)

Ruth Fisher Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 373
(57%)
608
(58%)
 Hispanic 254
(39%)
349
(33%)
 Black 11
(2%)
50
(5%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
15
(1%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
18
(2%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
6
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Ruth Fisher Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 505
(77%)
673
(64%)
 Not Eligible 95
(14%)
278
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 57
(9%)
96
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Ruth Fisher Elementary School is ranked 154th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ruth Fisher Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.5%) is 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.

Ruth Fisher Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 749
2006 883
2007 650
2008 647
2009 616
2010 N/A
2011 N/A
2012 693
2013 686
2014 680
2015 657

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.1
2006 32.7
2007 26.2
2008 20.3
2009 20.1
2010 N/A
2011 N/A
2012 22.4
2013 22.2
2014 18.5
2015 19.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70894526034713
2006 0.5673839184598
2007 0.58615384615385
2008 0.49459041731066
2009 0.70616883116883
2010
2011
2012 0.74458874458874
2013 0.79737609329446
2014 0.77647058823529
2015 0.85540334855403

Compare Ruth Fisher Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
1,990.0% 19.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 85.5%
 

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