Free Horizon Montessori Charter School



Free Horizon Montessori Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Free Horizon Montessori Charter School Students by Grade
PK 73
K 57
1 47
2 54
3 39
4 37
5 33
6 38
7 6
8 15
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Free Horizon Montessori Charter School is a public elementary school located in Golden, CO in the Jefferson County School District No. R-1. It enrolls 399 students in grades 1st through 12th. Free Horizon Montessori Charter School is the 611th largest public school in Colorado and the 32,192nd largest nationally. It has 18.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 399
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.62
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,192nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 611th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 788th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 707th out of 1,097

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Free Horizon Montessori Charter School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 206
(52%)
26,995
(51%)
 Female 193
(48%)
25,728
(49%)

Free Horizon Montessori Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 330
(83%)
35,848
(68%)
 Hispanic 42
(11%)
12,396
(24%)
 Two or More 19
(5%)
2,011
(4%)
 Black 3
(1%)
588
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
296
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
1,499
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
85
(0%)

Free Horizon Montessori Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 347
(87%)
36,764
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 35
(9%)
12,824
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(4%)
3,135
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Free Horizon Montessori Charter School is ranked 885th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Free Horizon Montessori Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (13.0%) 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.

Free Horizon Montessori Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 191
2006 219
2007 244
2008 268
2009 332
2010 381
2011 425
2012 375
2013 377
2014 379
2015 399

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 19
2007 16.7
2008 17.2
2009 19.3
2010 17.6
2011 16.7
2012 17.9
2013 23
2014 19
2015 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.068062827225131
2006 0.10958904109589
2007 0.09016393442623
2008 0.044776119402985
2009 0.11746987951807
2010 0.081364829396325
2011 0.14588235294118
2012 0.216
2013 0.20954907161804
2014 0.15831134564644
2015 0.13032581453634

Compare Free Horizon Montessori Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 13.0%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Free Horizon Montessori Charter School
Golden, CO
Public PK - 08 399 18.5:1  
Golden View Classical Academy
Golden, CO
Public KG - 10 496 18.2:1 1 miles
Kyffin Elementary School
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Public KG - 06 492 17.4:1 2 miles
Shelton Elementary School
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Public KG - 06 444 16.1:1 2 miles
Bell Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 744 19.7:1 2 miles
Pleasant View Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 294 17.3:1 2 miles
Foothills Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 326 16:1 3 miles
Welchester Elementary School
Golden, CO
Public PK - 06 296 15.5:1 3 miles
Concordia Lutheran Preschool
Lakewood, CO
Private PK - KG 110 1:1 3 miles
Colorado Digital Academy - Elementary
Lakewood, CO
Public KG - 06 496 53.6:1 3 miles
Elevate Academy
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Public KG - 12 1,233 463.5:1 3 miles
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