Bridges at Jefferson - 55



Bridges at Jefferson - 55 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bridges at Jefferson - 55 Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 6
2 13
3 5
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bridges at Jefferson - 55 is a public elementary school located in Sioux Falls, SD in the Sioux Falls School District 49-5. It enrolls 24 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bridges at Jefferson - 55 is the 271st largest public school in South Dakota and the 55,416th largest nationally. It has 4.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 24
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 4.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 5.43

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Bridges at Jefferson - 55 Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 20
(83%)
8,795
(52%)
 Female 4
(17%)
8,197
(48%)

Bridges at Jefferson - 55 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 15
(63%)
11,570
(68%)
 Black 6
(25%)
1,810
(11%)
 American Indian 1
(4%)
958
(6%)
 Hispanic 1
(4%)
1,518
(9%)
 Two or More 1
(4%)
572
(3%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
551
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Bridges at Jefferson - 55 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 16
(67%)
7,137
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(21%)
1,274
(7%)
 Not Eligible 3
(13%)
8,581
(51%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 286 ranked schools in South Dakota, Bridges at Jefferson - 55 is ranked 246th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bridges at Jefferson - 55 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 43.5%. 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.

Bridges at Jefferson - 55 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 25
2006 19
2007 16
2008 28
2009 22
2010 33
2011 31
2012 24

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 5.6
2006 4.3
2007 3.6
2008 6.1
2009 3.9
2010 5.9
2011 5.7
2012 4.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 0.52631578947368
2007 0.3125
2008 0.60714285714286
2009 0.86363636363636
2010 0.81818181818182
2011 0.90322580645161
2012 0.875

Compare Bridges at Jefferson - 55 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
440.0% 4.4:1
 
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.5%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 87.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Bridges at Jefferson - 55
Sioux Falls, SD
Public KG - 05 24 4.4:1  
Challenge Center - 51
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Public KG - 05 171 21:1 1 miles
Jefferson Elementary - 24
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Public KG - 05 246 16.7:1 1 miles
Christ the King School
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Private PK - 06 127 10:1 1 miles
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Garfield Elementary - 19
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Public PK - 05 400 15.4:1 1 miles
Edison Middle School - 06
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Public 06 - 08 821 16.2:1 1 miles
Mark Twain Elementary - 29
Sioux Falls, SD
Public PK - 05 268 19.1:1 1 miles
Laura Wilder Elementary - 31
Sioux Falls, SD
Public KG - 05 398 15.7:1 1 miles
Lowell Elementary - 28
Sioux Falls, SD
Public PK - 05 490 14:1 1 miles
St Mary School
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Private PK - 06 380 8:1 2 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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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