Sunset Elementary



Sunset Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunset Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 43
2 54
3 60
4 61
5 56
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sunset Elementary is a public elementary school located in Whitehall, WI in the Whitehall School District. It enrolls 274 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sunset Elementary is the 822nd largest public school in Wisconsin and the 43,359th largest nationally. It has 13.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 274
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,359th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 822nd out of 1,185
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 311th out of 1,182
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 754th out of 1,182

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Sunset Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 139
(51%)
262
(51%)
 Female 135
(49%)
254
(49%)

Sunset Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 244
(89%)
467
(91%)
 Hispanic 16
(6%)
31
(6%)
 Black 6
(2%)
7
(1%)
 Asian 5
(2%)
7
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
2
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Sunset Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 128
(47%)
245
(47%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 113
(41%)
214
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(12%)
57
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,181 ranked schools in Wisconsin, Sunset Elementary is ranked 569th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sunset Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (53.3%) is slightly higher than the state average of 44.6%. 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.

Sunset Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 211
2006 214
2007 199
2008 202
2009 233
2010 255
2011 268
2012 274

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.7
2006 12.4
2007 11.1
2008 11.8
2009 12.4
2010 12.6
2011 13
2012 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.3175355450237
2006 0.43457943925234
2007 0.4321608040201
2008 0.46534653465347
2009 0.52360515021459
2010 0.52941176470588
2011 0.52985074626866
2012 0.53284671532847

Compare Sunset Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
1,447.9% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.6%
 
This School 53.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Sunset Elementary
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Public 01 - 05 274 13.2:1  
Whitehall Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 143 12.1:1 1 miles
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Arcadia Elementary
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Public PK - 08 824 13.8:1 12 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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