Sharp Elementary



Sharp Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sharp Elementary Students by Grade
PK 56
K 82
1 68
2 87
3 77
4 69
5 76
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sharp Elementary is a public elementary school located in Brownsville, TX in the Brownsville Independent School District. It enrolls 515 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sharp Elementary is the 2,698th largest public school in Texas and the 20,522nd largest nationally. It has 16.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 515
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,522nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 2,698th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,530th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,076th out of 4,778

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Sharp Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 262
(51%)
16,547
(49%)
 Male 253
(49%)
17,101
(51%)

Sharp Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 505
(98%)
33,192
(99%)
 White 10
(2%)
357
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
50
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
30
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Sharp Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 462
(90%)
31,744
(94%)
 Not Eligible 53
(10%)
1,904
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Sharp Elementary is ranked 1,391st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sharp Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

Sharp Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 649
2006 606
2007 675
2008 635
2009 588
2010 580
2011 590
2012 528
2013 540
2014 529
2015 515

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 15.8
2007 17.4
2008 15
2009 15.9
2010 15.7
2011 16.5
2012 15.5
2013 16.2
2014 14.8
2015 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 0.002962962962963
2008 0.0078740157480315
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 N/A
2012 0.93181818181818
2013 0.91851851851852
2014 0.88468809073724
2015 0.89708737864078

Compare Sharp Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 89.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 515 16.7:1  
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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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