Dennison Elementary School



Dennison Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dennison Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 88
1 89
2 88
3 90
4 90
5 90
6 90
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dennison Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Lakewood, CO in the Jefferson County School District No. R-1. It enrolls 625 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dennison Elementary School is the 159th largest public school in Colorado and the 12,053rd largest nationally. It has 20.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 625
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 30
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,053rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 159th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 997th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 322nd out of 1,097

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Dennison Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 315
(50%)
26,995
(51%)
 Female 310
(50%)
25,728
(49%)

Dennison Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 463
(74%)
35,848
(68%)
 Hispanic 83
(13%)
12,396
(24%)
 Asian 34
(5%)
1,499
(3%)
 Two or More 33
(5%)
2,011
(4%)
 Black 7
(1%)
588
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
296
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
85
(0%)

Dennison Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 592
(95%)
36,764
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 19
(3%)
12,824
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(2%)
3,135
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Dennison Elementary School is ranked 968th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dennison Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (5.3%) 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.

Dennison Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 618
2006 618
2007 624
2008 626
2009 626
2010 624
2011 625
2012 626
2013 622
2014 624
2015 625

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.2
2006 18.3
2007 17.2
2008 17.2
2009 17.3
2010 19.3
2011 18.6
2012 21.7
2013 20.7
2014 18.2
2015 20.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.038834951456311
2006 0.048543689320388
2007 0.048076923076923
2008 0.054313099041534
2009 0.067092651757188
2010 0.081730769230769
2011 0.0848
2012 0.091054313099042
2013 0.067524115755627
2014 0.067307692307692
2015 0.0528

Compare Dennison Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
2,080.0% 20.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 5.3%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 06 625 20.8:1  
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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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