Mountain Phoenix Community School



Mountain Phoenix Community School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mountain Phoenix Community School Students by Grade
PK 86
K 51
1 52
2 56
3 50
4 52
5 60
6 29
7 19
8 10
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mountain Phoenix Community School is a public elementary school located in Wheatridge, CO in the Jefferson County School District No. R-1. It enrolls 465 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mountain Phoenix Community School is the 444th largest public school in Colorado and the 24,950th largest nationally. It has 20.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 465
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,950th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 444th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 885th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 605th out of 1,072

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Mountain Phoenix Community School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 239
(51%)
24,754
(49%)
 Male 226
(49%)
26,081
(51%)

Mountain Phoenix Community School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 373
(80%)
34,449
(68%)
 Hispanic 54
(12%)
12,128
(24%)
 Two or More 18
(4%)
1,766
(3%)
 Asian 10
(2%)
1,545
(3%)
 Black 7
(2%)
537
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
318
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
92
(0%)

Mountain Phoenix Community School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 399
(86%)
33,317
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 59
(13%)
14,005
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(2%)
3,513
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Mountain Phoenix Community School is ranked 786th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mountain Phoenix Community School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (14.2%) 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.

Mountain Phoenix Community School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 48
2008 44
2009 31
2010 64
2011 364
2012 465

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 24
2008 31.4
2009 12.9
2010 17.8
2011 16.3
2012 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.35416666666667
2008 0.15909090909091
2009 N/A
2010 0.140625
2011 0.090659340659341
2012 0.14193548387097

Compare Mountain Phoenix Community School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 14.2%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Mountain Phoenix Community School
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Public PK - 08 465 20:1  
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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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