Westerly Creek Elementary



Westerly Creek Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westerly Creek Elementary Students by Grade
PK 70
K 93
1 111
2 108
3 109
4 102
5 106
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westerly Creek Elementary 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 699 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westerly Creek Elementary is the 100th largest public school in Colorado and the 8,058th largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 699
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 42.49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,058th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 100th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 508th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 75th out of 1,097

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Westerly Creek Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 356
(51%)
35,491
(49%)
 Male 343
(49%)
36,843
(51%)

Westerly Creek Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 487
(70%)
17,034
(24%)
 Hispanic 79
(11%)
40,653
(56%)
 Black 58
(8%)
9,275
(13%)
 Two or More 45
(6%)
2,516
(3%)
 Asian 27
(4%)
2,281
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
413
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
162
(0%)

Westerly Creek Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 613
(88%)
22,641
(31%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 69
(10%)
43,867
(61%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(2%)
5,826
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Westerly Creek Elementary is ranked 735th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westerly Creek Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (12.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 44.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Westerly Creek Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 310
2006 529
2007 189
2008 271
2009 369
2010 588
2011 604
2012 666
2013 706
2014 698
2015 699

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.9
2006 20.1
2007 21
2008 20.8
2009 18.4
2010 16.5
2011 19
2012 17.6
2013 17.4
2014 17.5
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23225806451613
2006 0.21928166351607
2007 0.026455026455026
2008 0.055350553505535
2009 0.065040650406504
2010 0.15986394557823
2011 0.1887417218543
2012 0.16066066066066
2013 0.15580736543909
2014 0.15042979942693
2015 0.12303290414878

Compare Westerly Creek Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.3%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 699 16.5:1  
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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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