Cortez Middle School



Cortez Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cortez Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 174
7 189
8 195
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cortez Middle School is a public elementary school located in Cortez, CO in the Montezuma-Cortez School District No. Re-1. It enrolls 558 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 558
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.97

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Cortez Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 281
(50%)
977
(49%)
 Male 277
(50%)
1,019
(51%)

Cortez Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 264
(47%)
953
(48%)
 American Indian 169
(30%)
550
(28%)
 Hispanic 102
(18%)
410
(21%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
63
(3%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
9
(0%)
 Black 3
(1%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
6
(0%)

Cortez Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 259
(46%)
1,038
(52%)
 Not Eligible 255
(46%)
772
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(8%)
186
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Cortez Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.3%) is slightly 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.

Cortez Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 725
2006 694
2007 607
2008 594
2009 607
2010 638
2011 624
2012 580
2013 594
2014 589
2015 558

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 13.6
2007 12.6
2008 12.2
2009 12.6
2010 13.6
2011 13.9
2012 13.7
2013 15.1
2014 14.7
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51586206896552
2006 0.57492795389049
2007 0.61449752883031
2008 0.56397306397306
2009 0.5996705107084
2010 0.62539184952978
2011 0.53205128205128
2012 0.56034482758621
2013 0.6026936026936
2014 0.6213921901528
2015 0.54301075268817

Compare Cortez Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
This School 54.3%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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