North Star School



North Star School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

North Star School Students by Grade
PK 38
K 104
1 83
2 90
3 88
4 103
5 100
6 80
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

North Star School is a public elementary school located in Salt Lake City, UT in the Salt Lake School District. It enrolls 686 students in grades 1st through 12th. North Star School is the 173rd largest public school in Utah and the 8,293rd largest nationally. It has 22.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 686
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 31
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,293rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Utah: 173rd out of 619
Student/Teacher Rank in Utah: 224th out of 611
Full Time Teacher Rank in Utah: 143rd out of 611

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North Star School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 354
(52%)
8,072
(52%)
 Female 332
(48%)
7,449
(48%)

North Star School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 449
(65%)
6,784
(44%)
 White 104
(15%)
6,314
(41%)
 Black 41
(6%)
632
(4%)
 Two or More 30
(4%)
431
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 28
(4%)
608
(4%)
 Asian 27
(4%)
579
(4%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
173
(1%)

North Star School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 586
(85%)
10,317
(66%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 97
(14%)
1,536
(10%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
3,668
(24%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 605 ranked schools in Utah, North Star School is ranked 34th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of North Star School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.0%. 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.

North Star School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 659
2006 674
2007 686
2008 728
2009 591
2010 723
2011 750
2012 686

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 26.4
2006 24.1
2007 22.3
2008 65.6
2009 19.4
2010 22.6
2011 22.2
2012 22.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.69954476479514
2006 0.99258160237389
2007 0.74927113702624
2008 0.76098901098901
2009 1.0439932318105
2010 0.80359612724758
2011 0.95866666666667
2012 0.99562682215743

Compare North Star School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,175.5% 21.8:1
 
2,210.0% 22.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.0%
 
This School 99.6%
 

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