Place Bridge Academy



Place Bridge Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Place Bridge Academy Students by Grade
PK 58
K 95
1 110
2 121
3 100
4 110
5 96
6 100
7 100
8 73
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Place Bridge Academy 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 963 students in grades 1st through 12th. Place Bridge Academy is the 20th largest public school in Colorado and the 1,483rd largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 963
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 66.87
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,483rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 20th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 213th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 9th out of 1,072

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Place Bridge Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 483
(50%)
33,783
(51%)
 Female 480
(50%)
32,615
(49%)

Place Bridge Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 315
(33%)
38,815
(58%)
 Black 268
(28%)
8,805
(13%)
 Asian 261
(27%)
2,150
(3%)
 White 80
(8%)
14,084
(21%)
 Two or More 23
(2%)
1,938
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 11
(1%)
150
(0%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
456
(1%)

Place Bridge Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 855
(89%)
43,520
(66%)
 Not Eligible 62
(6%)
18,552
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(5%)
4,326
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Place Bridge Academy is ranked 4th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Place Bridge Academy 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.

Place Bridge Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 736
2009 861
2010 974
2011 1045
2012 963

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 13.5
2009 13.7
2010 14.3
2011 15.1
2012 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.95380434782609
2009 0.94076655052265
2010 0.92505133470226
2011 0.91866028708134
2012 0.93561786085151

Compare Place Bridge Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
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 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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