Arvada K-8



Arvada K-8 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Arvada K-8 Students by Grade
PK 0
K 42
1 60
2 40
3 40
4 43
5 37
6 48
7 152
8 158
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Arvada K-8 is a public elementary school located in Arvada, CO in the Jefferson County School District No. R-1. It enrolls 620 students in grades 1st through 12th. Arvada K-8 is the 169th largest public school in Colorado and the 11,969th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 620
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.51
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,969th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 169th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 381st out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 82nd out of 1,072

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Arvada K-8 Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 323
(52%)
26,081
(51%)
 Female 297
(48%)
24,754
(49%)

Arvada K-8 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 308
(50%)
12,128
(24%)
 White 262
(42%)
34,449
(68%)
 Two or More 14
(2%)
1,766
(3%)
 Black 14
(2%)
537
(1%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
318
(1%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
1,545
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
92
(0%)

Arvada K-8 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 469
(76%)
14,005
(28%)
 Not Eligible 93
(15%)
33,317
(66%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 58
(9%)
3,513
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Arvada K-8 is ranked 48th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Arvada K-8 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.3%. 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.

Arvada K-8 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 614
2011 690
2012 620

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 16.2
2011 17.3
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.84527687296417
2011 0.84202898550725
2012 0.85

Compare Arvada K-8 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 85.0%
 

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Arvada K-8
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Public KG - 08 620 16.1:1  
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Campbell Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 341 18.8:1 2 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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