Backpack Early Learning Academy



Backpack Early Learning Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Backpack Early Learning Academy Students by Grade
PK 194
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Backpack Early Learning Academy is a public elementary school located in Delta, CO in the Delta County Joint District No. 50 School District. It enrolls 194 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 97.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 194
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 97:1
Full Time Teachers: 2

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Backpack Early Learning Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 103
(53%)
1,918
(49%)
 Male 91
(47%)
2,001
(51%)

Backpack Early Learning Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 126
(65%)
2,877
(73%)
 Hispanic 60
(31%)
816
(21%)
 Asian 6
(3%)
86
(2%)
 Black 1
(1%)
27
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
23
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
85
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Backpack Early Learning Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 102
(53%)
1,490
(38%)
 Not Eligible 70
(36%)
2,001
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(11%)
428
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Backpack Early Learning Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.9%) is 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.

Backpack Early Learning Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 103
2006 135
2007 159
2008 222
2009 166
2010 217
2011 184
2012 194

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 103
2006 135
2007 N/A
2008 130.6
2009 368.9
2010 425.5
2011 120.3
2012 97

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.33980582524272
2006 0.6962962962963
2007 0.48427672955975
2008 0.43693693693694
2009 0.52409638554217
2010 0.59907834101382
2011 0.625
2012 0.63917525773196

Compare Backpack Early Learning Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
9,700.0% 97.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 63.9%
 

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Backpack Early Learning Academy
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Public PK - PK 194 97:1  
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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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