Sunset Hills Elementary School



Sunset Hills Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunset Hills Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 15
K 83
1 88
2 92
3 109
4 105
5 107
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sunset Hills Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Tarpon Springs, FL in the Pinellas School District. It enrolls 599 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sunset Hills Elementary School is the 1,174th largest public school in Florida and the 13,352nd largest nationally. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 599
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 41
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,352nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,174th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,240th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,205th out of 2,205

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Sunset Hills Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 300
(50%)
37,418
(52%)
 Female 299
(50%)
34,659
(48%)

Sunset Hills Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 484
(81%)
41,149
(57%)
 Hispanic 59
(10%)
10,691
(15%)
 Black 24
(4%)
13,962
(19%)
 Two or More 21
(4%)
3,008
(4%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
2,916
(4%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
175
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
176
(0%)

Sunset Hills Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 330
(55%)
29,749
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 232
(39%)
37,527
(52%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(6%)
4,801
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Sunset Hills Elementary School is ranked 1,498th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sunset Hills Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.9%) is lower than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Sunset Hills Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 562
2006 567
2007 589
2008 548
2009 534
2010 597
2011 628
2012 599

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 14.9
2007 14.4
2008 13
2009 15.3
2010 15.7
2011 14.6
2012 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.32740213523132
2006 0.34391534391534
2007 0.39219015280136
2008 0.41788321167883
2009 0.39325842696629
2010 0.41038525963149
2011 0.46815286624204
2012 0.44908180300501

Compare Sunset Hills Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 44.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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