Sheffield Elementary



Sheffield Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sheffield Elementary Students by Grade
PK 51
K 74
1 97
2 75
3 70
4 71
5 72
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sheffield Elementary is a public elementary school located in Lynchburg, VA in the Lynchburg City Public Schools. It enrolls 510 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sheffield Elementary is the 638th largest public school in Virginia and the 20,958th largest nationally. It has 20.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 510
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,958th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 638th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 1,068th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 849th out of 1,156

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Sheffield Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 259
(51%)
3,184
(52%)
 Female 251
(49%)
2,983
(48%)

Sheffield Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 238
(47%)
3,051
(49%)
 White 152
(30%)
2,053
(33%)
 Two or More 56
(11%)
531
(9%)
 Hispanic 43
(8%)
339
(5%)
 Asian 20
(4%)
158
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
31
(1%)

Sheffield Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 439
(86%)
4,404
(71%)
 Not Eligible 71
(14%)
1,662
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
101
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Sheffield Elementary is ranked 143rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sheffield Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Sheffield Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 407
2006 406
2007 379
2008 380
2009 376
2010 470
2011 513
2012 495
2013 469
2014 450
2015 510

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 11.9
2007 13.8
2008 14.3
2009 13.4
2010 18.4
2011 19.5
2012 18.1
2013 17.8
2014 18.4
2015 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.61916461916462
2006 0.60837438423645
2007 0.58575197889182
2008 0.66578947368421
2009 0.69148936170213
2010 0.65744680851064
2011 0.68421052631579
2012 0.7030303030303
2013 0.70149253731343
2014 0.69777777777778
2015 0.86078431372549

Compare Sheffield Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 86.1%
 

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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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