Escalante Middle School



Escalante Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Escalante Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 143
7 186
8 152
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Escalante Middle School is a public elementary school located in Durango, CO in the Durango School District No. 9-R. It enrolls 481 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 481
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.99

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Escalante Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 249
(52%)
1,853
(52%)
 Female 232
(48%)
1,696
(48%)

Escalante Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 324
(67%)
2,509
(71%)
 Hispanic 114
(24%)
715
(20%)
 American Indian 19
(4%)
152
(4%)
 Two or More 16
(3%)
122
(3%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
24
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
27
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Escalante Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 310
(64%)
2,356
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 132
(27%)
926
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(8%)
267
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Escalante Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.6%) is slightly 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.

Escalante Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 469
2006 499
2007 541
2008 545
2009 539
2010 529
2011 516
2012 495
2013 499
2014 504
2015 481

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 13.6
2007 13.6
2008 14.3
2009 15.9
2010 17.1
2011 17.8
2012 16.3
2013 16.4
2014 17.1
2015 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.32622601279318
2006 0.28857715430862
2007 0.32532347504621
2008 0.28073394495413
2009 0.29684601113173
2010 0.34404536862004
2011 0.40891472868217
2012 0.37373737373737
2013 0.3627254509018
2014 0.3234126984127
2015 0.35550935550936

Compare Escalante Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 35.6%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public 06 - 08 481 15.5:1  
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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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