Gilcrest Elementary School



Gilcrest Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gilcrest Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 25
K 19
1 22
2 30
3 18
4 27
5 37
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gilcrest Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Gilcrest, CO in the Weld County Reorganized School District No. Re-1. It enrolls 178 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gilcrest Elementary School is the 968th largest public school in Colorado and the 49,561st largest nationally. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 178
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.21
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 49,561st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 968th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 106th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 945th out of 1,097

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Gilcrest Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 103
(58%)
722
(52%)
 Female 75
(42%)
657
(48%)

Gilcrest Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 134
(75%)
771
(56%)
 White 40
(22%)
573
(42%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
16
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
8
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
9
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Gilcrest Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 105
(59%)
655
(47%)
 Not Eligible 51
(29%)
553
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(12%)
171
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Gilcrest Elementary School is ranked 618th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gilcrest Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.3%) is 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.

Gilcrest Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 240
2006 214
2007 211
2008 216
2009 223
2010 247
2011 258
2012 202
2013 180
2014 166
2015 178

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.9
2006 10.5
2007 10.4
2008 11.2
2009 11.2
2010 13.4
2011 14.3
2012 11.2
2013 11.6
2014 10.6
2015 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56666666666667
2006 0.64018691588785
2007 0.59241706161137
2008 0.67592592592593
2009 0.71748878923767
2010 0.65182186234818
2011 0.61627906976744
2012 0.61881188118812
2013 0.56111111111111
2014 0.66265060240964
2015 0.71348314606742

Compare Gilcrest Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 71.3%
 

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