Cottonwood Elementary School



Cottonwood Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cottonwood Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 138
4 154
5 152
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cottonwood Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Cottonwood, AZ in the Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary School District. It enrolls 444 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cottonwood Elementary School is the 734th largest public school in Arizona and the 27,051st largest nationally. It has 17.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 444
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 27,051st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 734th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 291st out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 615th out of 948

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Cottonwood Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 228
(51%)
999
(47%)
 Male 216
(49%)
1,111
(53%)

Cottonwood Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 219
(49%)
786
(37%)
 White 205
(46%)
1,234
(58%)
 American Indian 9
(2%)
39
(2%)
 Black 5
(1%)
21
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
9
(0%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
9
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
12
(1%)

Cottonwood Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 275
(62%)
1,118
(53%)
 Not Eligible 130
(29%)
820
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(9%)
172
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Cottonwood Elementary School is ranked 429th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cottonwood Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.7%) is higher than the state average of 55.6%. 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.

Cottonwood Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 517
2006 533
2007 517
2008 510
2009 442
2010 402
2011 533
2012 444

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.5
2006 17.2
2007 18.5
2008 16.5
2009 17.7
2010 18.7
2011 22.7
2012 17.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70986460348162
2006 0.65290806754221
2007 0.642166344294
2008 0.61372549019608
2009 0.65837104072398
2010 0.6318407960199
2011 0.65478424015009
2012 0.70720720720721

Compare Cottonwood Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,710.0% 17.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 70.7%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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