Silver Mesa School



Silver Mesa School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Silver Mesa School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 66
1 102
2 104
3 92
4 74
5 83
6 68
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Silver Mesa School is a public elementary school located in Sandy, UT in the Canyons School District. It enrolls 589 students in grades 1st through 12th. Silver Mesa School is the 272nd largest public school in Utah and the 14,060th largest nationally. It has 23.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 589
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.41
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,060th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Utah: 272nd out of 619
Student/Teacher Rank in Utah: 291st out of 611
Full Time Teacher Rank in Utah: 288th out of 611

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Silver Mesa School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 296
(50%)
9,793
(52%)
 Female 293
(50%)
9,085
(48%)

Silver Mesa School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 469
(80%)
14,257
(76%)
 Hispanic 77
(13%)
2,837
(15%)
 Two or More 22
(4%)
766
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 9
(2%)
233
(1%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
421
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
138
(1%)
 Black 2
(0%)
226
(1%)

Silver Mesa School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 314
(53%)
9,090
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 230
(39%)
8,106
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(8%)
1,682
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 605 ranked schools in Utah, Silver Mesa School is ranked 361st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Silver Mesa School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 61.0%. 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.

Silver Mesa School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 380
2010 502
2011 526
2012 589

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 17.7
2010 21.8
2011 20.5
2012 23.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.30526315789474
2010 0.27490039840637
2011 0.40494296577947
2012 0.46689303904924

Compare Silver Mesa School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,175.5% 21.8:1
 
2,320.0% 23.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 46.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.0%
 

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Silver Mesa School
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Public KG - 06 589 23.2:1  
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Private PK - KG 74 2:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 06 535 22:1 2 miles
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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