University Prep



University Prep Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

University Prep Students by Grade
PK 0
K 64
1 66
2 57
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

University Prep 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 187 students in grades 1st through 12th. University Prep is the 933rd largest public school in Colorado and the 48,761st largest nationally. It has 12.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 187
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Full Time Teachers: 15.59
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 48,761st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 933rd out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 81st out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 872nd out of 1,072

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University Prep Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 105
(56%)
33,783
(51%)
 Female 82
(44%)
32,615
(49%)

University Prep Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 86
(46%)
38,815
(58%)
 Black 70
(37%)
8,805
(13%)
 White 19
(10%)
14,084
(21%)
 Two or More 10
(5%)
1,938
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
456
(1%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
2,150
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
150
(0%)

University Prep Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 133
(71%)
43,520
(66%)
 Not Eligible 35
(19%)
18,552
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 19
(10%)
4,326
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, University Prep is ranked 513th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of University Prep students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.3%) 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.

Compare University Prep to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,200.0% 12.0:1
 
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 81.3%
 

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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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