Dixie Sun School



Dixie Sun School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dixie Sun School Students by Grade
PK 45
K 132
1 103
2 99
3 100
4 79
5 73
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dixie Sun School is a public elementary school located in St. George, UT in the Washington School District. It enrolls 631 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dixie Sun School is the 229th largest public school in Utah and the 11,293rd largest nationally. It has 20.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 631
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.51
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,293rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Utah: 229th out of 619
Student/Teacher Rank in Utah: 139th out of 611
Full Time Teacher Rank in Utah: 151st out of 611

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Dixie Sun School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 316
(50%)
9,267
(53%)
 Female 315
(50%)
8,337
(47%)

Dixie Sun School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 457
(72%)
2,269
(13%)
 White 151
(24%)
14,306
(81%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
95
(1%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
320
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
300
(2%)
 Black 2
(0%)
153
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
161
(1%)

Dixie Sun School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 561
(89%)
10,662
(61%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 67
(11%)
3,167
(18%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
3,775
(21%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 605 ranked schools in Utah, Dixie Sun School is ranked 56th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dixie Sun School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.5%) 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.

Dixie Sun School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 563
2006 561
2007 623
2008 558
2009 433
2010 518
2011 575
2012 631

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.1
2006 16.8
2007 21.6
2008 35.1
2009 18.2
2010 19.6
2011 18.8
2012 20.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58259325044405
2006 0.99465240641711
2007 0.67094703049759
2008 0.85483870967742
2009 1.1916859122402
2010 0.7972972972973
2011 0.99304347826087
2012 0.99524564183835

Compare Dixie Sun School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,070.0% 20.7:1
 
2,175.5% 21.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.0%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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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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