Welchester Elementary School



Welchester Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Welchester Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 44
1 45
2 46
3 36
4 45
5 33
6 43
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Welchester Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Golden, CO in the Jefferson County School District No. R-1. It enrolls 292 students in grades 1st through 12th. Welchester Elementary School is the 817th largest public school in Colorado and the 41,910th largest nationally. It has 18.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 292
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 15.69
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 41,910th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 817th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 718th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 867th out of 1,072

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Welchester Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 152
(52%)
26,081
(51%)
 Female 140
(48%)
24,754
(49%)

Welchester Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 175
(60%)
34,449
(68%)
 Hispanic 76
(26%)
12,128
(24%)
 Asian 14
(5%)
1,545
(3%)
 Two or More 12
(4%)
1,766
(3%)
 Black 7
(2%)
537
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(2%)
92
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
318
(1%)

Welchester Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 162
(55%)
14,005
(28%)
 Not Eligible 98
(34%)
33,317
(66%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(11%)
3,513
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Welchester Elementary School is ranked 422nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Welchester Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.4%) is 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.

Welchester Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 283
2006 282
2007 310
2008 319
2009 311
2010 300
2011 298
2012 292

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 16.1
2007 15.9
2008 14.5
2009 14.6
2010 15.8
2011 16.1
2012 18.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56890459363958
2006 0.58156028368794
2007 0.57741935483871
2008 0.53918495297806
2009 0.57877813504823
2010 0.57333333333333
2011 0.65771812080537
2012 0.66438356164384

Compare Welchester Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,860.0% 18.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 66.4%
 

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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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