Park Elementary School



Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 31
K 93
1 81
2 65
3 58
4 76
5 61
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Durango, CO in the Durango School District No. 9-R. It enrolls 465 students in grades 1st through 12th. Park Elementary School is the 444th largest public school in Colorado and the 24,950th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 465
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,950th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 444th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 213th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 209th out of 1,072

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Park Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 237
(51%)
1,722
(51%)
 Female 228
(49%)
1,629
(49%)

Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 305
(66%)
2,437
(73%)
 Hispanic 109
(23%)
611
(18%)
 American Indian 26
(6%)
167
(5%)
 Asian 11
(2%)
34
(1%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
74
(2%)
 Black 5
(1%)
25
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
3
(0%)

Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 286
(62%)
2,183
(65%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 137
(29%)
863
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(9%)
305
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Park Elementary School is ranked 458th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.5%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.3%. 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.

Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 370
2006 403
2007 441
2008 442
2009 436
2010 422
2011 438
2012 465

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.3
2006 13.9
2007 14.2
2008 14.7
2009 14.4
2010 14.1
2011 14.5
2012 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37837837837838
2006 0.40198511166253
2007 0.37414965986395
2008 0.41628959276018
2009 0.38990825688073
2010 0.39099526066351
2011 0.35844748858447
2012 0.38494623655914

Compare Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.5%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Park Elementary School
Durango, CO
Public PK - 05 465 14.4:1  
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Public 06 - 08 168 20:1 3 miles
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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