Sangster Elementary



Sangster Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sangster Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 76
1 90
2 106
3 154
4 156
5 170
6 178
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sangster Elementary is a public elementary school located in Springfield, VA in the Fairfax County Public Schools. It enrolls 930 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sangster Elementary is the 39th largest public school in Virginia and the 1,993rd largest nationally. It has 18.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 930
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 50.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,993rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 39th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 920th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 97th out of 1,156

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Sangster Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 478
(51%)
53,679
(52%)
 Female 452
(49%)
49,826
(48%)

Sangster Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 622
(67%)
39,605
(38%)
 Asian 112
(12%)
19,756
(19%)
 Two or More 77
(8%)
5,668
(5%)
 Hispanic 73
(8%)
27,592
(27%)
 Black 43
(5%)
10,483
(10%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
275
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
126
(0%)

Sangster Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 911
(98%)
72,411
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 12
(1%)
24,684
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(1%)
6,410
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Sangster Elementary is ranked 1,127th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sangster Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (2.0%) is significantly lower than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Sangster Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 701
2006 671
2007 695
2008 702
2009 723
2010 857
2011 854
2012 903
2013 929
2014 894
2015 930

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 12.3
2007 23.2
2008 22.9
2009 23.4
2010 27.2
2011 16.9
2012 18.3
2013 18.1
2014 17.7
2015 18.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.014265335235378
2006 0.020864381520119
2007 0.020143884892086
2008 0.021367521367521
2009 0.023513139695712
2010 0.018669778296383
2011 0.018735362997658
2012 0.022148394241417
2013 0.013993541442411
2014 0.019015659955257
2015 0.020430107526882

Compare Sangster Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,830.0% 18.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 2.0%
 
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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