Arvada K-8



Arvada K-8 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Arvada K-8 Students by Grade
PK 0
K 50
1 52
2 52
3 52
4 59
5 42
6 43
7 152
8 129
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Arvada K-8 is a public elementary school located in Arvada, CO in the Jefferson County School District No. R-1. It enrolls 631 students in grades 1st through 12th. Arvada K-8 is the 152nd largest public school in Colorado and the 11,686th largest nationally. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 631
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.79
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,686th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 152nd out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 216th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 61st out of 1,097

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Arvada K-8 Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 345
(55%)
26,995
(51%)
 Female 286
(45%)
25,728
(49%)

Arvada K-8 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 290
(46%)
12,396
(24%)
 White 265
(42%)
35,848
(68%)
 Two or More 26
(4%)
2,011
(4%)
 Black 22
(3%)
588
(1%)
 Asian 18
(3%)
1,499
(3%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
296
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
85
(0%)

Arvada K-8 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 440
(70%)
12,824
(24%)
 Not Eligible 129
(20%)
36,764
(70%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 62
(10%)
3,135
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Arvada K-8 is ranked 56th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Arvada K-8 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.5%. 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.

Arvada K-8 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 614
2011 690
2012 620
2013 602
2014 649
2015 631

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 16.2
2011 17.3
2012 16.1
2013 13.9
2014 15
2015 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.84527687296417
2011 0.84202898550725
2012 0.85
2013 0.82724252491694
2014 0.8366718027735
2015 0.79556259904913

Compare Arvada K-8 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 79.6%
 

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Arvada K-8
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Public KG - 08 631 14.1:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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