Dry Creek Elementary School



Dry Creek Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dry Creek Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 63
1 71
2 70
3 74
4 66
5 67
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dry Creek Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Englewood, CO in the Cherry Creek School District No. 5 in the County of Arapah. It enrolls 411 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dry Creek Elementary School is the 571st largest public school in Colorado and the 30,949th largest nationally. It has 18.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 411
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.92
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 30,949th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 571st out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 809th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 696th out of 1,097

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Dry Creek Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 213
(52%)
20,033
(52%)
 Female 198
(48%)
18,598
(48%)

Dry Creek Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 273
(66%)
21,194
(55%)
 Asian 41
(10%)
3,261
(8%)
 Two or More 39
(9%)
2,561
(7%)
 Hispanic 37
(9%)
7,299
(19%)
 Black 16
(4%)
4,020
(10%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
216
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
80
(0%)

Dry Creek Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 353
(86%)
27,263
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 46
(11%)
8,933
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(3%)
2,435
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Dry Creek Elementary School is ranked 864th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dry Creek Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (14.1%) 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.

Dry Creek Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 399
2006 379
2007 391
2008 405
2009 430
2010 425
2011 423
2012 417
2013 414
2014 403
2015 411

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 19.2
2007 19.7
2008 20.6
2009 20.8
2010 21.1
2011 20.5
2012 20.7
2013 20
2014 19.3
2015 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.097744360902256
2006 0.12401055408971
2007 0.1074168797954
2008 0.11358024691358
2009 0.16511627906977
2010 0.17176470588235
2011 0.13475177304965
2012 0.11031175059952
2013 0.11835748792271
2014 0.1166253101737
2015 0.14111922141119

Compare Dry Creek Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
1,870.0% 18.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 14.1%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 411 18.7:1  
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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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