Grand River Academy



Grand River Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Grand River Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 4
1 1
2 3
3 3
4 4
5 4
6 8
7 17
8 25
9 21
10 27
11 43
12 58

Grand River Academy is a public elementary school located in Grand Junction, CO in the Mesa County Valley School District No. 51. It enrolls 218 students in grades 1st through 12th. Grand River Academy is the 932nd largest public school in Colorado and the 47,531st largest nationally. It has 20.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 218
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 10.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 47,531st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 932nd out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 967th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 994th out of 1,097

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Grand River Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 133
(61%)
7,613
(49%)
 Male 85
(39%)
8,071
(51%)

Grand River Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 176
(81%)
10,905
(70%)
 Hispanic 29
(13%)
3,831
(24%)
 Two or More 11
(5%)
627
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
24
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
83
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
100
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
114
(1%)

Grand River Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 126
(58%)
7,655
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 80
(37%)
6,900
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(6%)
1,129
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Grand River Academy is ranked 721st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Grand River Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.2%) is slightly 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.

Grand River Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2011 156
2012 245
2013 182
2014 195
2015 218

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2011 35.1
2012 35
2013 23.9
2014 30
2015 20.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2011 0.051282051282051
2012 0.093877551020408
2013 0.18131868131868
2014 0.32820512820513
2015 0.42201834862385

Compare Grand River Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
2,030.0% 20.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 42.2%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Grand River Academy
Grand Junction, CO
Public KG - 12 218 20.3:1  
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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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