Ranch Creek Elementary



Ranch Creek Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ranch Creek Elementary Students by Grade
PK 28
K 89
1 94
2 83
3 84
4 85
5 86
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ranch Creek Elementary 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 549 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ranch Creek Elementary is the 276th largest public school in Colorado and the 17,588th largest nationally. It has 18.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 549
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,588th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 276th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 809th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 357th out of 1,097

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Ranch Creek Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 279
(51%)
8,164
(51%)
 Female 270
(49%)
7,846
(49%)

Ranch Creek Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 404
(74%)
11,613
(73%)
 Hispanic 72
(13%)
2,124
(13%)
 Two or More 35
(6%)
1,038
(6%)
 Asian 17
(3%)
639
(4%)
 Black 17
(3%)
487
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
69
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
40
(0%)

Ranch Creek Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 479
(87%)
13,580
(85%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 40
(7%)
1,719
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(5%)
711
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Ranch Creek Elementary is ranked 810th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ranch Creek Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (12.8%) 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.

Ranch Creek Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 268
2008 348
2009 378
2010 432
2011 460
2012 497
2013 481
2014 535
2015 549

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 18.2
2008 17.2
2009 17.9
2010 17.9
2011 17.9
2012 18
2013 17.6
2014 18
2015 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.01865671641791
2008 0.057471264367816
2009 0.068783068783069
2010 0.099537037037037
2011 0.11521739130435
2012 0.12676056338028
2013 0.11642411642412
2014 0.1196261682243
2015 0.12750455373406

Compare Ranch Creek Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
1,870.0% 18.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.8%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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