Dalton Elementary School



Dalton Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dalton Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 32
K 93
1 89
2 77
3 93
4 82
5 81
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dalton Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Aurora, CO in the Aurora, Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District. It enrolls 547 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dalton Elementary School is the 274th largest public school in Colorado and the 17,318th largest nationally. It has 20.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 547
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.43
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,318th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 274th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 934th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 445th out of 1,072

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Dalton Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 277
(51%)
15,528
(52%)
 Female 270
(49%)
14,467
(48%)

Dalton Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 208
(38%)
5,786
(19%)
 Hispanic 182
(33%)
16,246
(54%)
 Black 98
(18%)
5,187
(17%)
 Two or More 31
(6%)
1,237
(4%)
 Asian 24
(4%)
1,203
(4%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
220
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
116
(0%)

Dalton Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 290
(53%)
9,028
(30%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 207
(38%)
18,637
(62%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(9%)
2,330
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Dalton Elementary School is ranked 293rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dalton Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.0%) is slightly 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.

Dalton Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 556
2006 563
2007 534
2008 530
2009 568
2010 558
2011 527
2012 547

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.9
2006 20.1
2007 18.4
2008 20.8
2009 19.6
2010 19.4
2011 19.1
2012 20.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.32014388489209
2006 0.3943161634103
2007 0.37265917602996
2008 0.40566037735849
2009 0.45422535211268
2010 0.5089605734767
2011 0.47817836812144
2012 0.46983546617916

Compare Dalton Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,070.0% 20.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
This School 47.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 547 20.7:1  
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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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