Valdez Elementary School



Valdez Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Valdez Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 86
K 56
1 49
2 50
3 38
4 40
5 50
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Valdez 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 369 students in grades 1st through 12th. Valdez Elementary School is the 688th largest public school in Colorado and the 35,157th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 369
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 35,157th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 688th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 230th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 519th out of 1,097

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Valdez Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 185
(50%)
36,843
(51%)
 Female 184
(50%)
35,491
(49%)

Valdez Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 230
(62%)
40,653
(56%)
 White 128
(35%)
17,034
(24%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
2,516
(3%)
 Black 3
(1%)
9,275
(13%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
413
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2,281
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
162
(0%)

Valdez Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 193
(52%)
22,641
(31%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 142
(38%)
43,867
(61%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(9%)
5,826
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Valdez Elementary School is ranked 475th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Valdez Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.7%) 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.

Valdez Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 399
2006 394
2007 385
2008 396
2009 389
2010 369
2011 361
2012 392
2013 382
2014 355
2015 369

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 15.2
2007 15.4
2008 15.2
2009 16.6
2010 15.4
2011 16.4
2012 16.6
2013 15.3
2014 13.9
2015 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90726817042607
2006 0.76395939086294
2007 0.71428571428571
2008 0.71969696969697
2009 0.78149100257069
2010 0.70731707317073
2011 0.66204986149584
2012 0.57908163265306
2013 0.56282722513089
2014 0.53521126760563
2015 0.4769647696477

Compare Valdez Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
This School 47.7%
 
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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