Glacier Peak Elementary School



Glacier Peak Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Glacier Peak Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 83
1 84
2 83
3 97
4 71
5 79
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Glacier Peak Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Brighton, CO in the Adams 12 Five Star School District. It enrolls 497 students in grades 1st through 12th. Glacier Peak Elementary School is the 364th largest public school in Colorado and the 21,807th largest nationally. It has 18.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 497
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,807th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 364th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 746th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 437th out of 1,072

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Glacier Peak Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 249
(50%)
16,491
(49%)
 Male 248
(50%)
17,331
(51%)

Glacier Peak Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 272
(55%)
19,447
(57%)
 Hispanic 176
(35%)
11,004
(33%)
 Asian 24
(5%)
1,677
(5%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
624
(2%)
 Black 8
(2%)
786
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
52
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
232
(1%)

Glacier Peak Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 338
(68%)
20,575
(61%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 114
(23%)
10,804
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(9%)
2,443
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Glacier Peak Elementary School is ranked 498th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Glacier Peak Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (32.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.3%. 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.

Glacier Peak Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 639
2006 578
2007 584
2008 551
2009 564
2010 525
2011 527
2012 497

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 18.6
2007 18.2
2008 18.1
2009 19.8
2010 18.1
2011 19.5
2012 18.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.19874804381847
2006 0.22145328719723
2007 0.2208904109589
2008 0.26860254083485
2009 0.31737588652482
2010 0.32761904761905
2011 0.33586337760911
2012 0.31991951710262

Compare Glacier Peak Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,880.0% 18.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 32.0%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public KG - 05 497 18.8:1  
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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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