Lotus School for Excellence



Lotus School for Excellence Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lotus School for Excellence Students by Grade
PK 0
K 42
1 54
2 69
3 74
4 58
5 72
6 93
7 77
8 73
9 73
10 66
11 50
12 38

Lotus School for Excellence is a public elementary school located in Aurora, CO in the Aurora Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District. It enrolls 839 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lotus School for Excellence is the 50th largest public school in Colorado and the 3,481st largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 839
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 57.93
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,481st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 50th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 256th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 22nd out of 1,097

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Lotus School for Excellence Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 429
(51%)
15,491
(48%)
 Male 410
(49%)
16,550
(52%)

Lotus School for Excellence Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 325
(39%)
5,802
(18%)
 Hispanic 319
(38%)
17,019
(53%)
 White 160
(19%)
5,869
(18%)
 Asian 22
(3%)
1,468
(5%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
1,513
(5%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
197
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
173
(1%)

Lotus School for Excellence Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 497
(59%)
19,129
(60%)
 Not Eligible 277
(33%)
10,288
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(8%)
2,624
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Lotus School for Excellence is ranked 28th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lotus School for Excellence students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.0%) is 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.

Lotus School for Excellence Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 141
2007 168
2008 242
2009 304
2010 607
2011 731
2012 775
2013 790
2014 764
2015 839

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 14.1
2007 12.7
2008 14.1
2009 14
2010 16.5
2011 14.9
2012 16.1
2013 17.9
2014 13.4
2015 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006 0.36879432624113
2007 0.26785714285714
2008 0.61570247933884
2009 0.50328947368421
2010 0.59802306425041
2011 0.62517099863201
2012 0.63741935483871
2013 0.6
2014 0.67408376963351
2015 0.66984505363528

Compare Lotus School for Excellence to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
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 67.0%
 

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Public KG - 12 839 14.5:1  
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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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