Kruse Elementary School



Kruse Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kruse Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 31
K 86
1 77
2 87
3 98
4 79
5 88
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kruse Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fort Collins, CO in the Poudre School District R-1. It enrolls 546 students in grades 1st through 12th. Kruse Elementary School is the 278th largest public school in Colorado and the 17,410th largest nationally. It has 18.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 546
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,410th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 278th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 624th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 278th out of 1,072

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Kruse Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 291
(53%)
9,954
(49%)
 Male 255
(47%)
10,347
(51%)

Kruse Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 425
(78%)
14,852
(73%)
 Hispanic 69
(13%)
3,716
(18%)
 Asian 18
(3%)
652
(3%)
 Black 14
(3%)
258
(1%)
 Two or More 14
(3%)
701
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
100
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
22
(0%)

Kruse Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 416
(76%)
13,956
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 109
(20%)
5,236
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(4%)
1,109
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Kruse Elementary School is ranked 583rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kruse Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (23.8%) is 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.

Kruse Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 495
2006 476
2007 503
2008 534
2009 468
2010 528
2011 546
2012 546

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 17.2
2007 17.9
2008 18.7
2009 16.6
2010 19.6
2011 18.8
2012 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.13535353535354
2006 0.12605042016807
2007 0.13717693836978
2008 0.12734082397004
2009 0.19017094017094
2010 0.19318181818182
2011 0.23626373626374
2012 0.23809523809524

Compare Kruse Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 23.8%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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