Meadow Community School



Meadow Community School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Meadow Community School Students by Grade
PK 60
K 56
1 49
2 45
3 49
4 46
5 54
6 57
7 38
8 32
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Meadow Community School is a public elementary school located in Thornton, CO in the Mapleton, School District No. 1, in the County of Adams & St. It enrolls 486 students in grades 1st through 12th. Meadow Community School is the 394th largest public school in Colorado and the 22,825th largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 486
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.59
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,825th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 394th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 423rd out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 308th out of 1,072

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Meadow Community School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 278
(57%)
3,255
(50%)
 Female 208
(43%)
3,209
(50%)

Meadow Community School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 339
(70%)
3,966
(61%)
 White 111
(23%)
2,031
(31%)
 Asian 11
(2%)
86
(1%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
207
(3%)
 Black 8
(2%)
114
(2%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
50
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
10
(0%)

Meadow Community School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 307
(63%)
3,719
(58%)
 Not Eligible 117
(24%)
1,941
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 62
(13%)
804
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Meadow Community School is ranked 145th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Meadow Community School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.9%) is significantly 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.

Meadow Community School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 398
2007 403
2008 420
2009 415
2010 421
2011 414
2012 486

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 22.7
2007 20.2
2008 22.7
2009 20.8
2010 19.4
2011 16.2
2012 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006 0.50502512562814
2007 0.65260545905707
2008 0.65238095238095
2009 0.70843373493976
2010 0.7624703087886
2011 0.80676328502415
2012 0.75925925925926

Compare Meadow Community School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 75.9%
 

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Meadow Community School
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Public PK - 08 486 16.4:1  
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Public KG - 05 430 19.5:1 2 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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