Federal Heights Elementary School



Federal Heights Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Federal Heights Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 87
1 87
2 128
3 89
4 72
5 98
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Federal Heights Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Denver, CO in the Adams 12 Five Star School District. It enrolls 561 students in grades 1st through 12th. Federal Heights Elementary School is the 249th largest public school in Colorado and the 16,559th largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 561
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,559th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 249th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 585th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 212th out of 1,097

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Federal Heights Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 291
(52%)
14,108
(48%)
 Male 270
(48%)
15,286
(52%)

Federal Heights Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 505
(90%)
11,381
(39%)
 White 53
(9%)
14,925
(51%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
186
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
554
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
36
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1,457
(5%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
855
(3%)

Federal Heights Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 458
(82%)
10,022
(34%)
 Not Eligible 58
(10%)
17,002
(58%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(8%)
2,370
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Federal Heights Elementary School is ranked 55th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Federal Heights Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.7%) 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.

Federal Heights Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 471
2006 532
2007 614
2008 677
2009 713
2010 637
2011 651
2012 575
2013 581
2014 608
2015 561

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 17.6
2007 18.3
2008 18.2
2009 18.1
2010 15.5
2011 20.3
2012 18.3
2013 17.9
2014 18.1
2015 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75796178343949
2006 0.77631578947368
2007 0.8485342019544
2008 0.90841949778434
2009 0.93548387096774
2010 0.9607535321821
2011 0.92012288786482
2012 0.93739130434783
2013 0.94320137693632
2014 0.86019736842105
2015 0.89661319073084

Compare Federal Heights Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 89.7%
 

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