Cowell Elementary School



Cowell Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cowell Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 49
K 75
1 61
2 50
3 72
4 71
5 73
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cowell Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Denver, CO in the School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C. It enrolls 451 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cowell Elementary School is the 482nd largest public school in Colorado and the 26,764th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 451
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.99
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,764th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 482nd out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 306th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 328th out of 1,097

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Cowell Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 233
(52%)
35,491
(49%)
 Male 218
(48%)
36,843
(51%)

Cowell Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 425
(94%)
40,653
(56%)
 White 10
(2%)
17,034
(24%)
 Black 8
(2%)
9,275
(13%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
413
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
2,281
(3%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
2,516
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
162
(0%)

Cowell Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 395
(88%)
43,867
(61%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(6%)
5,826
(8%)
 Not Eligible 28
(6%)
22,641
(31%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Cowell Elementary School is ranked 98th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cowell Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.8%) 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.

Cowell Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 464
2006 482
2007 570
2008 564
2009 533
2010 523
2011 519
2012 518
2013 499
2014 481
2015 451

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.6
2006 20.1
2007 18.9
2008 17.4
2009 17.1
2010 17.2
2011 18.4
2012 16.9
2013 16.2
2014 16.3
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8426724137931
2006 0.86307053941909
2007 0.82631578947368
2008 0.93617021276596
2009 0.9155722326454
2010 0.95602294455067
2011 0.95183044315992
2012 0.95173745173745
2013 0.95991983967936
2014 0.93347193347193
2015 0.93791574279379

Compare Cowell Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 93.8%
 

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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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