Dry Creek Elementary School



Dry Creek Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dry Creek Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 67
1 70
2 65
3 76
4 74
5 65
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dry Creek Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Englewood, CO in the Cherry Creek, School District No. 5, in the County of Arapah. It enrolls 417 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dry Creek Elementary School is the 545th largest public school in Colorado and the 29,859th largest nationally. It has 20.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 417
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,859th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 545th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 934th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 717th out of 1,072

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Dry Creek Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 221
(53%)
18,126
(48%)
 Male 196
(47%)
19,605
(52%)

Dry Creek Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 284
(68%)
21,175
(56%)
 Hispanic 42
(10%)
6,979
(18%)
 Asian 38
(9%)
3,056
(8%)
 Two or More 34
(8%)
2,067
(5%)
 Black 16
(4%)
4,142
(11%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
215
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
97
(0%)

Dry Creek Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 371
(89%)
27,777
(74%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 36
(9%)
7,711
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(2%)
2,243
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Dry Creek Elementary School is ranked 862nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dry Creek Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (11.0%) is significantly 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.

Dry Creek Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 399
2006 379
2007 391
2008 405
2009 430
2010 425
2011 423
2012 417

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 19.2
2007 19.7
2008 20.6
2009 20.8
2010 21.1
2011 20.5
2012 20.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.097744360902256
2006 0.12401055408971
2007 0.1074168797954
2008 0.11358024691358
2009 0.16511627906977
2010 0.17176470588235
2011 0.13475177304965
2012 0.11031175059952

Compare Dry Creek Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,070.0% 20.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 11.0%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Dry Creek Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 417 20.7:1  
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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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