Desert Willow Elementary School



Desert Willow Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Desert Willow Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 120
1 127
2 138
3 146
4 132
5 138
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Desert Willow Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Tucson, AZ in the Vail Unified School District. It enrolls 801 students in grades 1st through 12th. Desert Willow Elementary School is the 184th largest public school in Arizona and the 4,363rd largest nationally. It has 19.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 801
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.48
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,363rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 184th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 528th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 146th out of 932

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Desert Willow Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 422
(53%)
4,510
(52%)
 Female 379
(47%)
4,235
(48%)

Desert Willow Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 374
(47%)
4,891
(56%)
 Hispanic 321
(40%)
2,843
(33%)
 Two or More 44
(5%)
355
(4%)
 Black 36
(4%)
372
(4%)
 Asian 21
(3%)
218
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
53
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
13
(0%)

Desert Willow Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible N/A 24
(0%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible N/A 3
(0%)
 Not Eligible N/A 8,718
(100%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

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.

Desert Willow Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 790
2006 797
2007 797
2008 708
2009 773
2010 839
2011 823
2012 817
2013 828
2014 803
2015 801

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.8
2006 17
2007 17.7
2008 18.5
2009 17.2
2010 20.6
2011 21.1
2012 21.4
2013 20.2
2014 20.6
2015 19.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14556962025316
2006 0.16311166875784
2007 0.17063989962359
2008 0.1864406779661
2009 0.22768434670116
2010 0.23122765196663
2011 0.22843256379101
2012 0.30966952264382
2013 0.28260869565217
2014 0.30261519302615
2015

Compare Desert Willow Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
1,930.0% 19.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School N/A
 
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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