Running Creek Elementary School



Running Creek Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Running Creek Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 52
1 56
2 47
3 63
4 62
5 72
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Running Creek Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Elizabeth, CO in the School District No. C-1, in the County of Elbert and State O. It enrolls 352 students in grades 1st through 12th. Running Creek Elementary School is the 698th largest public school in Colorado and the 36,450th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 352
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.64
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,450th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 698th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 203rd out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 538th out of 1,072

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Running Creek Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 176
(50%)
937
(50%)
 Female 176
(50%)
927
(50%)

Running Creek Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 305
(87%)
1,610
(86%)
 Hispanic 32
(9%)
180
(10%)
 Two or More 13
(4%)
52
(3%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
10
(1%)

Running Creek Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 233
(66%)
1,515
(81%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 85
(24%)
240
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(10%)
109
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Running Creek Elementary School is ranked 621st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Running Creek Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Running Creek Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 490
2006 495
2007 496
2008 461
2009 459
2010 386
2011 361
2012 352

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 15.7
2007 15.3
2008 14.9
2009 16.1
2010 13.8
2011 14.3
2012 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.11224489795918
2006 0.096969696969697
2007 0.17943548387097
2008 0.10412147505423
2009 0.23529411764706
2010 0.23834196891192
2011 0.27423822714681
2012 0.33806818181818

Compare Running Creek Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.8%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Running Creek Elementary School
Elizabeth, CO
Public KG - 05 352 14.3:1  
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Public PK - PK 60 136.4:1 9 miles
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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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