Sheffey Elementary



Sheffey Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sheffey Elementary Students by Grade
PK 19
K 41
1 39
2 38
3 38
4 47
5 44
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sheffey Elementary is a public elementary school located in Wytheville, VA in the Wythe County Public Schools. It enrolls 266 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sheffey Elementary is the 1,040th largest public school in Virginia and the 44,344th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 266
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.67
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,344th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 1,040th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 581st out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 1,070th out of 1,156

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Sheffey Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 145
(55%)
1,574
(54%)
 Female 121
(45%)
1,351
(46%)

Sheffey Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 262
(98%)
2,667
(91%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
49
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
135
(5%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
16
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
50
(2%)

Sheffey Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 123
(46%)
1,467
(50%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 115
(43%)
1,241
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(11%)
217
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Sheffey Elementary is ranked 798th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sheffey Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (53.8%) is slightly 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.

Sheffey Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 209
2006 235
2007 275
2008 293
2009 297
2010 286
2011 296
2012 309
2013 284
2014 277
2015 266

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10
2006 9.9
2007 14.7
2008 14.9
2009 15.1
2010 14.5
2011 18.9
2012 19.7
2013 16.4
2014 15.7
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58851674641148
2006 0.44255319148936
2007 0.45818181818182
2008 0.40273037542662
2009 0.4983164983165
2010 0.48251748251748
2011 0.5777027027027
2012 0.59870550161812
2013 0.58802816901408
2014 0.55234657039711
2015 0.53759398496241

Compare Sheffey Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
This School 53.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 266 16:1  
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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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