Bear Creek Elementary School



Bear Creek Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bear Creek Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 75
K 93
1 106
2 108
3 100
4 117
5 100
6 126
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bear Creek Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Monument, CO in the Lewis-Palmer Consolidated, School District No. 38, in the County. It enrolls 825 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bear Creek Elementary School is the 39th largest public school in Colorado and the 3,503rd largest nationally. It has 21.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 825
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.92
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,503rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 39th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 965th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 77th out of 1,072

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Bear Creek Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 444
(54%)
1,753
(53%)
 Female 381
(46%)
1,527
(47%)

Bear Creek Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 661
(80%)
2,657
(81%)
 Hispanic 83
(10%)
322
(10%)
 Two or More 47
(6%)
149
(5%)
 Asian 17
(2%)
97
(3%)
 Black 10
(1%)
33
(1%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
18
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Bear Creek Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 740
(90%)
2,946
(90%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 56
(7%)
255
(8%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(4%)
79
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Bear Creek Elementary School is ranked 719th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bear Creek Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (10.3%) 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.

Bear Creek Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 475
2006 510
2007 518
2008 529
2009 514
2010 666
2011 715
2012 825

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 17.1
2007 15.8
2008 15.8
2009 15.8
2010 18.3
2011 18.3
2012 21.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.063157894736842
2006 0.096078431372549
2007 0.075289575289575
2008 0.12098298676749
2009 0.13618677042802
2010 0.12912912912913
2011 0.12727272727273
2012 0.1030303030303

Compare Bear Creek Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,120.0% 21.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 10.3%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Bear Creek Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 825 21.2:1  
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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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