South Elementary School



South Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 79
1 70
2 94
3 76
4 68
5 100
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

South Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Brighton, CO in the School District 27j. It enrolls 487 students in grades 1st through 12th. South Elementary School is the 405th largest public school in Colorado and the 23,188th largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 487
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.78
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,188th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 405th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 489th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 338th out of 1,097

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South Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 250
(51%)
6,611
(52%)
 Female 237
(49%)
6,198
(48%)

South Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 375
(77%)
5,684
(44%)
 White 92
(19%)
6,085
(48%)
 Black 8
(2%)
204
(2%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
364
(3%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
412
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
45
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)

South Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 306
(63%)
3,777
(29%)
 Not Eligible 135
(28%)
8,092
(63%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(9%)
940
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, South Elementary School is ranked 162nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.3%) 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.

South Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 573
2006 518
2007 521
2008 563
2009 600
2010 572
2011 589
2012 535
2013 508
2014 514
2015 487

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 20.3
2007 20.2
2008 19.4
2009 19.6
2010 19.4
2011 20.3
2012 19.9
2013 17.3
2014 17.2
2015 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53403141361257
2006 0.56563706563707
2007 0.59500959692898
2008 0.60923623445826
2009 0.63666666666667
2010 0.66083916083916
2011 0.6723259762309
2012 0.69158878504673
2013 0.77362204724409
2014 0.784046692607
2015 0.72279260780287

Compare South Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 72.3%
 

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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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