University Preparatory School



University Preparatory School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

University Preparatory School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 69
1 66
2 61
3 65
4 61
5 41
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

University Preparatory 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 363 students in grades 1st through 12th. University Preparatory School is the 699th largest public school in Colorado and the 35,774th largest nationally. It has 9.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 363
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.04
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 35,774th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 699th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 47th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 125th out of 1,097

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University Preparatory School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 186
(51%)
36,843
(51%)
 Female 177
(49%)
35,491
(49%)

University Preparatory School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 174
(48%)
40,653
(56%)
 Black 138
(38%)
9,275
(13%)
 White 30
(8%)
17,034
(24%)
 Two or More 18
(5%)
2,516
(3%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
2,281
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
162
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
413
(1%)

University Preparatory School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 232
(64%)
43,867
(61%)
 Not Eligible 66
(18%)
22,641
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(18%)
5,826
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, University Preparatory School is ranked 242nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of University Preparatory School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.8%) 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.

University Preparatory School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2011 113
2012 187
2013 243
2014 297
2015 363

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2011 9.7
2012 12
2013 10.7
2014 11.6
2015 9.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2011 0.8141592920354
2012 0.81283422459893
2013 0.81481481481481
2014 0.78787878787879
2015 0.81818181818182

Compare University Preparatory School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
980.0% 9.8:1
 
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 81.8%
 

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