Maxwell Elementary School



Maxwell Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Maxwell Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 60
K 71
1 80
2 76
3 88
4 86
5 85
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Maxwell 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 546 students in grades 1st through 12th. Maxwell Elementary School is the 280th largest public school in Colorado and the 17,847th largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 546
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.94
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,847th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 280th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 520th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 220th out of 1,097

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Maxwell Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 278
(51%)
36,843
(51%)
 Female 268
(49%)
35,491
(49%)

Maxwell Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 421
(77%)
40,653
(56%)
 Black 89
(16%)
9,275
(13%)
 White 17
(3%)
17,034
(24%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
2,516
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
162
(0%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
2,281
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
413
(1%)

Maxwell Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 453
(83%)
43,867
(61%)
 Not Eligible 51
(9%)
22,641
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(8%)
5,826
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Maxwell Elementary School is ranked 61st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Maxwell Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.7%) 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.

Maxwell Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 634
2006 606
2007 562
2008 555
2009 604
2010 524
2011 511
2012 512
2013 532
2014 511
2015 546

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.6
2006 18.9
2007 18.1
2008 18.2
2009 17.1
2010 16.4
2011 18.8
2012 17
2013 17.7
2014 17
2015 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7018927444795
2006 0.78217821782178
2007 0.82384341637011
2008 0.86306306306306
2009 0.88907284768212
2010 0.91603053435115
2011 0.90019569471624
2012 0.93359375
2013 0.94924812030075
2014 0.9119373776908
2015 0.90659340659341

Compare Maxwell Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 90.7%
 

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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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