Highline Community Elementary School



Highline Community Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highline Community Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 103
1 106
2 114
3 95
4 112
5 88
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Highline Community Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Aurora, CO in the Cherry Creek, School District No. 5, in the County of Arapah. It enrolls 618 students in grades 1st through 12th. Highline Community Elementary School is the 170th largest public school in Colorado and the 12,099th largest nationally. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 618
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.01
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,099th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 170th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 143rd out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 40th out of 1,072

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Highline Community Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 315
(51%)
19,605
(52%)
 Female 303
(49%)
18,126
(48%)

Highline Community Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 324
(52%)
6,979
(18%)
 Black 127
(21%)
4,142
(11%)
 White 112
(18%)
21,175
(56%)
 Two or More 27
(4%)
2,067
(5%)
 Asian 17
(3%)
3,056
(8%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
215
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
97
(0%)

Highline Community Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 430
(70%)
7,711
(20%)
 Not Eligible 126
(20%)
27,777
(74%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 62
(10%)
2,243
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Highline Community Elementary School is ranked 65th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highline Community Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.6%) 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.

Highline Community Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 686
2006 643
2007 637
2008 611
2009 616
2010 599
2011 619
2012 618

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 13.4
2007 12.9
2008 13.1
2009 12.4
2010 12.8
2011 15.4
2012 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.55247813411079
2006 0.68273716951788
2007 0.68602825745683
2008 0.69885433715221
2009 0.76461038961039
2010 0.76126878130217
2011 0.80129240710824
2012 0.79611650485437

Compare Highline Community Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 79.6%
 

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