Horizon Middle School



Horizon Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Horizon Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 336
7 321
8 341
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Horizon Middle 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 998 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 18.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 998
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 54.43

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Horizon Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 529
(53%)
20,033
(52%)
 Female 469
(47%)
18,598
(48%)

Horizon Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 421
(42%)
21,194
(55%)
 Hispanic 261
(26%)
7,299
(19%)
 Black 191
(19%)
4,020
(10%)
 Two or More 71
(7%)
2,561
(7%)
 Asian 42
(4%)
3,261
(8%)
 American Indian 12
(1%)
216
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
80
(0%)

Horizon Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 445
(45%)
27,263
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 417
(42%)
8,933
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 136
(14%)
2,435
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Horizon Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.4%) is slightly 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.

Horizon Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1289
2006 1202
2007 1151
2008 1058
2009 1018
2010 968
2011 969
2012 991
2013 1007
2014 973
2015 998

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.6
2006 17
2007 16.7
2008 15.9
2009 16.4
2010 17.4
2011 17.8
2012 18.1
2013 18
2014 17.1
2015 18.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30023273855702
2006 0.34109816971714
2007 0.37098175499566
2008 0.382797731569
2009 0.42829076620825
2010 0.44421487603306
2011 0.45614035087719
2012 0.46115035317861
2013 0.48063555114201
2014 0.55395683453237
2015 0.55410821643287

Compare Horizon Middle 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
State Average 44.5%
 
This School 55.4%
 
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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