Colfax Elementary



Colfax Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Colfax Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 38
1 48
2 39
3 33
4 26
5 38
6 49
7 42
8 49
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Colfax Elementary is a public elementary school located in Colfax, CA in the Colfax Elementary School District. It enrolls 362 students in grades 1st through 12th. Colfax Elementary is the 4,694th largest public school in California and the 35,472nd largest nationally. It has 21.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 362
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 35,472nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,694th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,395th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,282nd out of 6,159

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Colfax Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 192
(53%)
324
(53%)
 Female 170
(47%)
290
(47%)

Colfax Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 287
(79%)
459
(75%)
 Hispanic 41
(11%)
93
(15%)
 Two or More 26
(7%)
26
(4%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
21
(3%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Black 0
(0%)
6
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Colfax Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 193
(53%)
318
(52%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 137
(38%)
232
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(9%)
64
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Colfax Elementary is ranked 4,107th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Colfax Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Colfax Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 445
2006 405
2007 319
2008 386
2009 381
2010 357
2011 354
2012 362

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 18.4
2007 13.9
2008 19.3
2009 18.1
2010 N/A
2011 20.2
2012 21.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.31910112359551
2006 0.40740740740741
2007 0.42633228840125
2008 0.35233160621762
2009 0.39632545931759
2010 0.5266106442577
2011
2012 0.46685082872928

Compare Colfax Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,130.0% 21.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 46.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public KG - 08 362 21.3:1  
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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