Options School



Options School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Options School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 51
1 45
2 71
3 64
4 62
5 55
6 68
7 58
8 48
9 28
10 21
11 24
12 25

Options 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 620 students in grades 1st through 12th. Options School is the 164th largest public school in Colorado and the 12,357th largest nationally.

Total Students: 620
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: 0

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Options School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 316
(51%)
18,598
(48%)
 Male 304
(49%)
20,033
(52%)

Options School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 499
(80%)
21,194
(55%)
 Hispanic 55
(9%)
7,299
(19%)
 Two or More 31
(5%)
2,561
(7%)
 Asian 20
(3%)
3,261
(8%)
 Black 14
(2%)
4,020
(10%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
80
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
216
(1%)

Options School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 598
(96%)
27,263
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 15
(2%)
8,933
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(1%)
2,435
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Options School is ranked 1,018th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Options School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (3.5%) 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.

Options School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2012 476
2013 539
2014 610
2015 620

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2012 57
2013 N/A
2014 N/A
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2012 N/A
2013 N/A
2014 0.0049180327868852
2015 0.035483870967742

Compare Options School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 3.5%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Options School
Aurora, CO
Public KG - 12 620 -1:1  
Independence Elementary School
Aurora, CO
Public PK - 05 516 14.2:1 1 miles
Indian Ridge Elementary School
Aurora, CO
Public PK - 05 556 18.5:1 1 miles
Meadow Point Elementary School
Aurora, CO
Public PK - 05 538 18:1 1 miles
Laredo Middle School
Aurora, CO
Public 06 - 08 1,139 19.4:1 1 miles
Holy Love Preschool & Kindergarten
Aurora, CO
Private PK - TK 176 23:1 2 miles
Montessori School of Aurora
Cent., CO
Private PK - KG 138 4:1 2 miles
Belle'S & Beau'S Academy at the Farm
Aurora, CO
Private PK - KG 93 15:1 2 miles
Cimarron Elementary School
Aurora, CO
Public PK - 05 523 18:1 2 miles
Horizon Middle School
Aurora, CO
Public 06 - 08 998 18.3:1 2 miles
Summit Elementary School
Aurora, CO
Public PK - 05 395 15:1 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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