High Plains Elementary School



High Plains Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

High Plains Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 13
K 41
1 33
2 46
3 52
4 55
5 46
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

High Plains Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Colorado Springs, CO in the Academy School District No. 20 in the County of El Paso an. It enrolls 286 students in grades 1st through 12th. High Plains Elementary School is the 849th largest public school in Colorado and the 42,778th largest nationally. It has 10.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 286
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,778th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 849th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 62nd out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 506th out of 1,097

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High Plains Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 168
(59%)
8,164
(51%)
 Female 118
(41%)
7,846
(49%)

High Plains Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 163
(57%)
11,613
(73%)
 Hispanic 70
(24%)
2,124
(13%)
 Two or More 24
(8%)
1,038
(6%)
 Asian 16
(6%)
639
(4%)
 Black 11
(4%)
487
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
69
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
40
(0%)

High Plains Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 163
(57%)
13,580
(85%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 93
(33%)
1,719
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(10%)
711
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, High Plains Elementary School is ranked 630th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of High Plains Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (43.0%) is slightly 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.

High Plains Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 390
2006 376
2007 341
2008 350
2009 361
2010 378
2011 388
2012 399
2013 380
2014 273
2015 286

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 13.2
2007 12.4
2008 13.9
2009 13.3
2010 13.7
2011 15.2
2012 14.9
2013 13.8
2014 9.4
2015 10.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25384615384615
2006 0.30585106382979
2007 0.31378299120235
2008 0.27142857142857
2009 0.33518005540166
2010 0.29100529100529
2011 0.33762886597938
2012 0.3734335839599
2013 0.41052631578947
2014 0.42490842490842
2015 0.43006993006993

Compare High Plains Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,090.0% 10.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 43.0%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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