Sunset Terrace Elementary



Sunset Terrace Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunset Terrace Elementary Students by Grade
PK 13
K 97
1 123
2 125
3 120
4 98
5 117
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sunset Terrace Elementary is a public elementary school located in Rochester, MN in the Rochester Public School District. It enrolls 693 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sunset Terrace Elementary is the 123rd largest public school in Minnesota and the 8,338th largest nationally. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 693
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.78
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,338th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Minnesota: 123rd out of 1,031
Student/Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 685th out of 1,012
Full Time Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 119th out of 1,012

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Sunset Terrace Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 363
(52%)
6,526
(52%)
 Female 330
(48%)
6,041
(48%)

Sunset Terrace Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 369
(53%)
7,653
(61%)
 Black 127
(18%)
1,566
(12%)
 Asian 102
(15%)
1,292
(10%)
 Two or More 48
(7%)
707
(6%)
 Hispanic 44
(6%)
1,310
(10%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
36
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Sunset Terrace Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 370
(53%)
7,284
(58%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 276
(40%)
4,425
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 47
(7%)
858
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,015 ranked schools in Minnesota, Sunset Terrace Elementary is ranked 131st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sunset Terrace Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.6%) is slightly higher than the state average of 40.5%. 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.

Sunset Terrace Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 754
2006 759
2007 813
2008 841
2009 628
2010 695
2011 745
2012 706
2013 696
2014 705
2015 693

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.3
2006 18.5
2007 18.5
2008 18.5
2009 19.3
2010 20.6
2011 16.6
2012 17.8
2013 18
2014 17.5
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22944297082228
2006 0.22529644268775
2007 0.24723247232472
2008 0.27586206896552
2009 0.37261146496815
2010 0.42302158273381
2011 0.41073825503356
2012 0.46317280453258
2013 0.45258620689655
2014 0.48085106382979
2015 0.46608946608947

Compare Sunset Terrace Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,460.2% 14.6:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
This School 46.6%
 
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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