Rio Colorado Elementary School



Rio Colorado Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rio Colorado Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 50
1 74
2 88
3 97
4 114
5 110
6 147
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rio Colorado Elementary School is a public elementary school located in San Luis, AZ in the Gadsden Elementary School District. It enrolls 680 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rio Colorado Elementary School is the 338th largest public school in Arizona and the 8,577th largest nationally. It has 28.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 680
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,577th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 338th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 944th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 671st out of 948

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Rio Colorado Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 352
(52%)
2,301
(51%)
 Female 328
(48%)
2,210
(49%)

Rio Colorado Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 680
(100%)
4,487
(99%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
12
(0%)

Rio Colorado Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 677
(100%)
4,430
(98%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
81
(2%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Rio Colorado Elementary School is ranked 90th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rio Colorado Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.6%) is significantly 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.

Rio Colorado Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 686
2006 715
2007 814
2008 795
2009 722
2010 726
2011 683
2012 680

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.5
2006 23.8
2007 26.3
2008 25.6
2009 25.8
2010 26.9
2011 26.3
2012 28.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99562682215743
2006 0.9958041958042
2007 0.9963144963145
2008 0.99622641509434
2009 0.97645429362881
2010 0.99586776859504
2011 0.99560761346999
2012 0.99558823529412

Compare Rio Colorado Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
2,830.0% 28.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 99.6%
 

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Rio Colorado Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 680 28.3:1  
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