American Academy



American Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

American Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 213
1 214
2 218
3 216
4 219
5 202
6 189
7 169
8 142
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

American Academy is a public elementary school located in Castle Pines, CO in the Douglas County School District No. Re 1. It enrolls 1,782 students in grades 1st through 12th. American Academy is the 5th largest public school in Colorado and the 96th largest nationally. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,782
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 106.18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 96th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 5th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 552nd out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 2nd out of 1,097

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American Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 896
(50%)
20,836
(49%)
 Male 886
(50%)
22,105
(51%)

American Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,346
(76%)
32,096
(75%)
 Asian 190
(11%)
2,065
(5%)
 Hispanic 143
(8%)
6,020
(14%)
 Two or More 91
(5%)
2,015
(5%)
 Black 9
(1%)
531
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
165
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
49
(0%)

American Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,683
(94%)
37,510
(87%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 72
(4%)
4,152
(10%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(2%)
1,279
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, American Academy is ranked 696th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of American Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (5.6%) 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.

American Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 390
2006 467
2007 518
2008 533
2009 817
2010 885
2011 892
2012 921
2013 1549
2014 1753
2015 1782

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 39
2006 16.4
2007 16.4
2008 16.2
2009 17.5
2010 20.4
2011 17.9
2012 17.5
2013 17.5
2014 18.2
2015 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.0076923076923077
2006 0.0042826552462527
2007
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 0.014689265536723
2011 0.016816143497758
2012 0.023887079261672
2013 0.023886378308586
2014 0.03936109526526
2015 0.055555555555556

Compare American Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 5.6%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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American Academy
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Public PK - 08 1,782 16.8:1  
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Public PK - 05 535 22.1:1 1 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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