Sunset Elementary School



Sunset Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunset Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 99
1 106
2 102
3 95
4 93
5 96
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sunset Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Hermiston, OR in the Hermiston School District 8. It enrolls 591 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sunset Elementary School is the 66th largest public school in Oregon and the 14,272nd largest nationally. It has 19.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 591
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 31
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,272nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Oregon: 66th out of 779
Student/Teacher Rank in Oregon: 361st out of 779
Full Time Teacher Rank in Oregon: 68th out of 779

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Sunset Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 297
(50%)
1,952
(49%)
 Male 294
(50%)
2,040
(51%)

Sunset Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 389
(66%)
2,045
(51%)
 White 179
(30%)
1,781
(45%)
 Asian 9
(2%)
37
(1%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
62
(2%)
 Black 5
(1%)
40
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
16
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
11
(0%)

Sunset Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 421
(71%)
2,312
(58%)
 Not Eligible 109
(18%)
1,209
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 61
(10%)
471
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 711 ranked schools in Oregon, Sunset Elementary School is ranked 17th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sunset Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.8%. 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 454
2006 487
2007 488
2008 486
2009 499
2010 506
2011 591
2012 591
2013 634
2014 579
2015 591

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 15.7
2007 18.1
2008 17.9
2009 19
2010 19.7
2011 20.9
2012 20.6
2013 20.5
2014 19
2015 19.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62555066079295
2006 0.64476386036961
2007 0.65983606557377
2008 0.69958847736626
2009 0.67935871743487
2010 0.68577075098814
2011 0.72927241962775
2012 0.76818950930626
2013 0.77760252365931
2014 0.78583765112263
2015 0.8155668358714

Compare Sunset Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,780.7% 17.8:1
 
1,910.0% 19.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 81.6%
 

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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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