Barnum Elementary School



Barnum Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Barnum Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 31
K 62
1 83
2 87
3 69
4 83
5 69
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Barnum Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Denver, CO in the School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C. It enrolls 484 students in grades 1st through 12th. Barnum Elementary School is the 399th largest public school in Colorado and the 23,016th largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 484
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,016th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 399th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 530th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 370th out of 1,072

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Barnum Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 258
(53%)
33,783
(51%)
 Female 226
(47%)
32,615
(49%)

Barnum Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 451
(93%)
38,815
(58%)
 White 24
(5%)
14,084
(21%)
 Black 5
(1%)
8,805
(13%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
2,150
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
456
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,938
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
150
(0%)

Barnum Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 440
(91%)
43,520
(66%)
 Not Eligible 26
(5%)
18,552
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(4%)
4,326
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Barnum Elementary School is ranked 81st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Barnum Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.6%) 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.

Barnum Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 522
2006 470
2007 489
2008 500
2009 470
2010 460
2011 489
2012 484

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 16.8
2007 18.4
2008 17.1
2009 17.6
2010 18.2
2011 19.6
2012 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88888888888889
2006 0.75531914893617
2007 0.82617586912065
2008 0.914
2009 0.90212765957447
2010 0.95217391304348
2011 0.92024539877301
2012 0.94628099173554

Compare Barnum Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 94.6%
 

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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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