Mortensen Elementary School



Mortensen Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mortensen Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 32
K 63
1 66
2 64
3 65
4 62
5 69
6 60
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mortensen Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Littleton, CO in the Jefferson County School District No. R-1. It enrolls 481 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mortensen Elementary School is the 418th largest public school in Colorado and the 23,757th largest nationally. It has 18.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 481
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.58
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,757th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 418th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 738th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 489th out of 1,097

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Mortensen Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 252
(52%)
26,995
(51%)
 Female 229
(48%)
25,728
(49%)

Mortensen Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 344
(72%)
35,848
(68%)
 Hispanic 87
(18%)
12,396
(24%)
 Two or More 33
(7%)
2,011
(4%)
 Asian 13
(3%)
1,499
(3%)
 Black 4
(1%)
588
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
85
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
296
(1%)

Mortensen Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 357
(74%)
36,764
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 92
(19%)
12,824
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(7%)
3,135
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Mortensen Elementary School is ranked 627th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mortensen Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.8%) is 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.

Mortensen Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 354
2006 409
2007 423
2008 423
2009 461
2010 446
2011 438
2012 456
2013 435
2014 479
2015 481

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 17.5
2007 17.4
2008 17.5
2009 19.5
2010 17.7
2011 19.9
2012 18.4
2013 17.5
2014 20
2015 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.15819209039548
2006 0.14425427872861
2007 0.14893617021277
2008 0.1725768321513
2009 0.20390455531453
2010 0.2219730941704
2011 0.20776255707763
2012 0.2280701754386
2013 0.25057471264368
2014 0.24425887265136
2015 0.25779625779626

Compare Mortensen Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
1,810.0% 18.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.8%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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