Cottonwood Elementary



Cottonwood Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cottonwood Elementary Students by Grade
PK 54
K 42
1 41
2 48
3 57
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cottonwood Elementary is a public elementary school located in Colorado City, AZ in the Colorado City Unified School District. It enrolls 242 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cottonwood Elementary is the 1,007th largest public school in Arizona and the 46,024th largest nationally. It has 25.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 242
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 9.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 46,024th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 1,007th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 908th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 877th out of 932

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Cottonwood Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 128
(53%)
313
(53%)
 Female 114
(47%)
283
(47%)

Cottonwood Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 239
(99%)
579
(97%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
13
(2%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
3
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Cottonwood Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 147
(61%)
392
(66%)
 Not Eligible 81
(33%)
162
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(6%)
42
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Cottonwood Elementary is ranked 644th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cottonwood Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.6%. 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.

Compare Cottonwood Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
2,570.0% 25.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 66.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Cottonwood Elementary
Colorado City, AZ
Public PK - 03 242 25.7:1  
El Capitan Public School
Colorado City, AZ
Public 04 - 12 354 26.2:1 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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