Colfax Elementary School



Colfax Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Colfax Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 78
K 59
1 64
2 61
3 49
4 47
5 46
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Colfax 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 404 students in grades 1st through 12th. Colfax Elementary School is the 573rd largest public school in Colorado and the 31,219th largest nationally. It has 18.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 404
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,219th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 573rd out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 746th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 666th out of 1,072

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Colfax Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 209
(52%)
33,783
(51%)
 Female 195
(48%)
32,615
(49%)

Colfax Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 335
(83%)
38,815
(58%)
 Black 27
(7%)
8,805
(13%)
 White 25
(6%)
14,084
(21%)
 American Indian 10
(2%)
456
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
1,938
(3%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
2,150
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
150
(0%)

Colfax Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 365
(90%)
43,520
(66%)
 Not Eligible 26
(6%)
18,552
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(3%)
4,326
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Colfax Elementary School is ranked 137th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Colfax Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.6%) 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.

Colfax Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 305
2006 325
2007 345
2008 365
2009 378
2010 373
2011 420
2012 404

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 19.7
2007 18.6
2008 19.2
2009 17.8
2010 16.2
2011 20
2012 18.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84262295081967
2006 0.64923076923077
2007 0.54782608695652
2008 0.8986301369863
2009 0.92857142857143
2010 0.96246648793566
2011 0.95714285714286
2012 0.93564356435644

Compare Colfax 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
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 93.6%
 

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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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