Sterling School



Sterling School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sterling School Students by Grade
PK 45
K 53
1 54
2 61
3 152
4 126
5 123
6 75
7 74
8 72
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sterling School is a public elementary school located in Greenville, SC in the Greenville 01 School District. It enrolls 835 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sterling School is the 72nd largest public school in South Carolina and the 3,572nd largest nationally. It has 18.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 835
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.5

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Sterling School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 420
(50%)
28,365
(52%)
 Female 415
(50%)
26,313
(48%)

Sterling School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 417
(50%)
29,278
(54%)
 Black 300
(36%)
12,899
(24%)
 Asian 58
(7%)
1,185
(2%)
 Two or More 37
(4%)
2,348
(4%)
 Hispanic 20
(2%)
8,689
(16%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
186
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
93
(0%)

Sterling School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 512
(61%)
26,229
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 293
(35%)
25,544
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(4%)
2,905
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 701 ranked schools in South Carolina, Sterling School is ranked 381st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sterling School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.7%) is lower than the state average of 62.8%. 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.

Sterling School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 279
2007 346
2008 536
2009 606
2010 658
2011 746
2012 795
2013 833
2014 849
2015 835

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 12.7
2007 15
2008 16.8
2009 15.5
2010 32.9
2011 18.2
2012 18.1
2013 18.5
2014 18.1
2015 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006 0.021505376344086
2007 0.03757225433526
2008 0.10634328358209
2009 0.18646864686469
2010 0.22796352583587
2011 0.30026809651475
2012 0.33584905660377
2013 0.36854741896759
2014 0.3356890459364
2015 0.38682634730539

Compare Sterling School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.8%
 

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Public PK - 08 835 18:1  
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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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