La Junta Intermediate School



La Junta Intermediate School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

La Junta Intermediate School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 114
4 107
5 110
6 87
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

La Junta Intermediate School is a public elementary school located in La Junta, CO in the East Otero School District No. R1. It enrolls 418 students in grades 1st through 12th. La Junta Intermediate School is the 542nd largest public school in Colorado and the 29,757th largest nationally. It has 17.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 418
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.78
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,757th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 542nd out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 570th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 576th out of 1,072

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La Junta Intermediate School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 213
(51%)
383
(52%)
 Female 205
(49%)
359
(48%)

La Junta Intermediate School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 279
(67%)
500
(67%)
 White 126
(30%)
219
(30%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Black 3
(1%)
7
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

La Junta Intermediate School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 290
(69%)
542
(73%)
 Not Eligible 98
(23%)
143
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(7%)
57
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, La Junta Intermediate School is ranked 199th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of La Junta Intermediate School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.3%. 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.

La Junta Intermediate School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 331
2006 313
2007 298
2008 280
2009 272
2010 369
2011 399
2012 418

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 14.6
2007 14.5
2008 16.2
2009 14.9
2010 14.1
2011 14.7
2012 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68277945619335
2006 0.65495207667732
2007 0.73489932885906
2008 0.725
2009 0.76838235294118
2010 0.78590785907859
2011 0.71929824561404
2012 0.76555023923445

Compare La Junta Intermediate School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 76.6%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
La Junta Intermediate School
La Junta, CO
Public 03 - 06 418 17.6:1  
La Junta Primary School
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Public KG - 02 324 14:1 1 miles
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Las Animas Elementary School
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Public KG - 06 282 16.1:1 18 miles
Manzanola Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 58 6.1:1 20 miles
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Public KG - 05 196 15.4:1 21 miles
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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