Free Horizon Montessori Charter School



Free Horizon Montessori Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Free Horizon Montessori Charter School Students by Grade
PK 50
K 49
1 38
2 48
3 47
4 40
5 38
6 35
7 13
8 17
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Free Horizon Montessori Charter School is a public elementary school located in Golden, CO in the Jefferson County School District No. R-1. It enrolls 375 students in grades 1st through 12th. Free Horizon Montessori Charter School is the 655th largest public school in Colorado and the 34,162nd largest nationally. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 375
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 21
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,162nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 655th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 603rd out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 684th out of 1,072

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Free Horizon Montessori Charter School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 189
(50%)
26,081
(51%)
 Female 186
(50%)
24,754
(49%)

Free Horizon Montessori Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 307
(82%)
34,449
(68%)
 Hispanic 35
(9%)
12,128
(24%)
 Two or More 20
(5%)
1,766
(3%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
1,545
(3%)
 Black 6
(2%)
537
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
318
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
92
(0%)

Free Horizon Montessori Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 294
(78%)
33,317
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 65
(17%)
14,005
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(4%)
3,513
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Free Horizon Montessori Charter School is ranked 734th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Free Horizon Montessori Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.6%) 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.

Free Horizon Montessori Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 191
2006 219
2007 244
2008 268
2009 332
2010 381
2011 425
2012 375

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 19
2007 16.7
2008 17.2
2009 19.3
2010 17.6
2011 16.7
2012 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.068062827225131
2006 0.10958904109589
2007 0.09016393442623
2008 0.044776119402985
2009 0.11746987951807
2010 0.081364829396325
2011 0.14588235294118
2012 0.216

Compare Free Horizon Montessori Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.6%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Free Horizon Montessori Charter School
Golden, CO
Public PK - 08 375 17.9:1  
Pleasant View Elementary School
Golden, CO
Public PK - 06 301 18.4:1 2 miles
Kyffin Elementary School
Golden, CO
Public KG - 06 581 19.5:1 2 miles
Shelton Elementary School
Golden, CO
Public KG - 06 431 17.5:1 2 miles
Foothills Elementary School
Lakewood, CO
Public PK - 06 339 19.5:1 3 miles
Concordia Lutheran Preschool
Lakewood, CO
Private PK - TK 120 20:1 3 miles
Welchester Elementary School
Golden, CO
Public KG - 06 292 18.6:1 3 miles
Kindercare Learning Centers
Golden, CO
Private PK - KG 71 8:1 4 miles
Rocky Mountain Deaf School
Golden, CO
Public PK - 12 68 5.8:1 4 miles
Hutchinson Elementary School
Lakewood, CO
Public KG - 06 464 19.7:1 4 miles
Green Mountain Elementary School
Lakewood, CO
Public PK - 06 451 22:1 4 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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