Fountain Middle School



Fountain Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Fountain Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 316
7 290
8 315
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Fountain Middle School is a public elementary school located in Fountain, CO in the Fountain School District No. 8 in the County of El Paso an. It enrolls 921 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 921
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 59.59

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Fountain Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 487
(53%)
3,191
(52%)
 Female 434
(47%)
2,890
(48%)

Fountain Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 459
(50%)
2,999
(49%)
 Hispanic 261
(28%)
1,624
(27%)
 Black 85
(9%)
679
(11%)
 Two or More 83
(9%)
556
(9%)
 Asian 11
(1%)
78
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 11
(1%)
90
(1%)
 American Indian 11
(1%)
55
(1%)

Fountain Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 440
(48%)
3,123
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 377
(41%)
2,013
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 104
(11%)
945
(16%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Fountain Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (52.2%) 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.

Fountain Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 805
2006 817
2007 842
2008 877
2009 905
2010 923
2011 980
2012 917
2013 918
2014 922
2015 921

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 17.2
2007 17
2008 17.3
2009 16.4
2010 16.8
2011 17.1
2012 16.3
2013 16.1
2014 17.5
2015 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30310559006211
2006 0.33292533659731
2007 0.33729216152019
2008 0.35461801596351
2009 0.3878453038674
2010 0.39219934994583
2011 0.41938775510204
2012 0.44601962922574
2013 0.47712418300654
2014 0.46854663774403
2015 0.52225841476656

Compare Fountain 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
State Average 44.5%
 
This School 52.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public 06 - 08 921 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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