Desert View Elementary



Desert View Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Desert View Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 55
1 59
2 53
3 50
4 67
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Desert View Elementary is a public elementary school located in Rock Springs, WY in the Sweetwater County School District #1. It enrolls 284 students in grades 1st through 12th. Desert View Elementary is the 84th largest public school in Wyoming and the 42,944th largest nationally. It has 10.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 284
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,944th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Wyoming: 84th out of 212
Student/Teacher Rank in Wyoming: 78th out of 212
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wyoming: 43rd out of 212

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Desert View Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 148
(52%)
1,732
(51%)
 Female 136
(48%)
1,638
(49%)

Desert View Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 174
(61%)
2,429
(72%)
 Hispanic 85
(30%)
742
(22%)
 Two or More 19
(7%)
100
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
32
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
20
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
39
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
8
(0%)

Desert View Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 133
(47%)
1,090
(32%)
 Not Eligible 127
(45%)
2,038
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(8%)
242
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 193 ranked schools in Wyoming, Desert View Elementary is ranked 35th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Desert View Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.3%) is higher than the state average of 40.5%. 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.

Desert View Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 343
2006 358
2007 416
2008 405
2009 345
2010 328
2011 335
2012 417
2013 388
2014 404
2015 284

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 15.2
2007 14.2
2008 14
2009 12.7
2010 N/A
2011 12.1
2012 N/A
2013 12.5
2014 14.1
2015 10.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46938775510204
2006 0.44692737430168
2007 0.48557692307692
2008 0.44691358024691
2009 0.56521739130435
2010 0.5640243902439
2011 0.56716417910448
2012 0.55875299760192
2013 0.61855670103093
2014 0.56188118811881
2015 0.55281690140845

Compare Desert View Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,040.0% 10.4:1
 
1,214.1% 12.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
This School 55.3%
 
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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