Mesa Elementary School



Mesa Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mesa Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 76
1 70
2 75
3 71
4 74
5 71
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mesa Elementary 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 437 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mesa Elementary School is the 519th largest public school in Colorado and the 28,213th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 437
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.35
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,213th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 519th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 431st out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 454th out of 1,097

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Mesa Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 225
(51%)
3,191
(52%)
 Female 212
(49%)
2,890
(48%)

Mesa Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 209
(48%)
2,999
(49%)
 Hispanic 135
(31%)
1,624
(27%)
 Two or More 42
(10%)
556
(9%)
 Black 40
(9%)
679
(11%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
78
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
90
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
55
(1%)

Mesa Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 212
(49%)
3,123
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 166
(38%)
2,013
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 59
(14%)
945
(16%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Mesa Elementary School is ranked 384th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mesa Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.5%) 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.

Mesa Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 610
2006 627
2007 465
2008 445
2009 422
2010 413
2011 437
2012 435
2013 430
2014 473
2015 437

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20
2006 19
2007 16.7
2008 16.9
2009 15.9
2010 16.2
2011 17.5
2012 16.4
2013 15.9
2014 17.2
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25573770491803
2006 0.34928229665072
2007 0.37634408602151
2008 0.35505617977528
2009 0.44312796208531
2010 0.40677966101695
2011 0.40961098398169
2012 0.38620689655172
2013 0.42558139534884
2014 0.45877378435518
2015 0.51487414187643

Compare Mesa Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
This School 51.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 437 16:1  
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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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