Mortensen Elementary School



Mortensen Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mortensen Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 35
K 58
1 65
2 66
3 72
4 55
5 69
6 36
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mortensen Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Littleton, CO in the Jefferson County School District No. R-1. It enrolls 456 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mortensen Elementary School is the 462nd largest public school in Colorado and the 25,826th largest nationally. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 456
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.84
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,826th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 462nd out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 690th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 527th out of 1,072

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Mortensen Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 245
(54%)
26,081
(51%)
 Female 211
(46%)
24,754
(49%)

Mortensen Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 339
(74%)
34,449
(68%)
 Hispanic 69
(15%)
12,128
(24%)
 Two or More 27
(6%)
1,766
(3%)
 Asian 10
(2%)
1,545
(3%)
 Black 5
(1%)
537
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
92
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
318
(1%)

Mortensen Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 352
(77%)
33,317
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 75
(16%)
14,005
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(6%)
3,513
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Mortensen Elementary School is ranked 656th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mortensen Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (22.8%) 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.

Mortensen Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 354
2006 409
2007 423
2008 423
2009 461
2010 446
2011 438
2012 456

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 17.5
2007 17.4
2008 17.5
2009 19.5
2010 17.7
2011 19.9
2012 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.15819209039548
2006 0.14425427872861
2007 0.14893617021277
2008 0.1725768321513
2009 0.20390455531453
2010 0.2219730941704
2011 0.20776255707763
2012 0.2280701754386

Compare Mortensen Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 22.8%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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