Buffalo Trail Elementary School



Buffalo Trail Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buffalo Trail Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 100
1 94
2 124
3 119
4 111
5 107
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buffalo Trail Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Aurora, CO in the Cherry Creek School District No. 5 in the County of Arapah. It enrolls 655 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buffalo Trail Elementary School is the 128th largest public school in Colorado and the 10,205th largest nationally. It has 18.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 655
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.87
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,205th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 128th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 760th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 147th out of 1,097

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Buffalo Trail Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 336
(51%)
18,598
(48%)
 Male 319
(49%)
20,033
(52%)

Buffalo Trail Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 409
(62%)
21,194
(55%)
 Hispanic 92
(14%)
7,299
(19%)
 Black 56
(9%)
4,020
(10%)
 Asian 53
(8%)
3,261
(8%)
 Two or More 42
(6%)
2,561
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
80
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
216
(1%)

Buffalo Trail Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 560
(85%)
27,263
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 71
(11%)
8,933
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(4%)
2,435
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Buffalo Trail Elementary School is ranked 712th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buffalo Trail Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (14.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 44.5%. 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.

Buffalo Trail Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 476
2008 646
2009 774
2010 527
2011 617
2012 635
2013 631
2014 660
2015 655

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 22.7
2008 21.3
2009 22.3
2010 19.1
2011 20.2
2012 19.2
2013 18.5
2014 16.7
2015 18.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.11344537815126
2008 0.091331269349845
2009 0.098191214470284
2010 0.1707779886148
2011 0.15721231766613
2012 0.1496062992126
2013 0.14263074484945
2014 0.17121212121212
2015 0.14503816793893

Compare Buffalo Trail Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
1,830.0% 18.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 14.5%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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