Sweetwater Elementary School



Sweetwater Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sweetwater Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 66
2 70
3 60
4 67
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sweetwater Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Devils Lake, ND in the Devils Lake 1 School District. It enrolls 263 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sweetwater Elementary School is the 85th largest public school in North Dakota and the 44,565th largest nationally. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 263
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.7

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Sweetwater Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 142
(54%)
602
(49%)
 Female 121
(46%)
616
(51%)

Sweetwater Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 158
(60%)
799
(66%)
 American Indian 94
(36%)
387
(32%)
 Black 8
(3%)
11
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
4
(0%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
11
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Sweetwater Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 122
(46%)
654
(54%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 112
(43%)
443
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(11%)
121
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 254 ranked schools in North Dakota, Sweetwater Elementary School is ranked 28th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sweetwater Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (53.6%) is higher than the state average of 33.1%. 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.

Sweetwater Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 220
2006 217
2007 226
2008 245
2009 242
2010 252
2011 238
2012 261
2013 236
2014 236
2015 263

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.4
2006 11.2
2007 11.1
2008 12.7
2009 14
2010 14.5
2011 16.8
2012 16.3
2013 13.7
2014 13
2015 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45454545454545
2006 0.45161290322581
2007 0.44690265486726
2008 0.37551020408163
2009 0.40909090909091
2010 0.38888888888889
2011 0.41176470588235
2012 0.43295019157088
2013 0.50847457627119
2014 0.46610169491525
2015 0.5361216730038

Compare Sweetwater Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,240.5% 12.4:1
 
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 33.1%
 
This School 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Sweetwater Elementary School
Devils Lake, ND
Public 01 - 04 263 14.1:1  
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Devils Lake, ND
Public 05 - 08 505 11.1:1 1 miles
Minnie H Elementary School
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Public PK - KG 165 13.2:1 1 miles
St Joseph School
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Private PK - 06 159 12:1 1 miles
Prairie View Elementary School
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Public 01 - 04 285 14.8:1 2 miles
Warwick Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 156 12:1 20 miles
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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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