Palmer Lake Elementary School



Palmer Lake Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palmer Lake Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 46
K 35
1 38
2 52
3 40
4 59
5 39
6 40
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Palmer Lake Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Palmer Lake, CO in the Lewis-Palmer Consolidated School District No. 38 in the County. It enrolls 349 students in grades 1st through 12th. Palmer Lake Elementary School is the 731st largest public school in Colorado and the 37,135th largest nationally. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 349
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,135th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 731st out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 192nd out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 546th out of 1,097

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Palmer Lake Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 184
(53%)
1,761
(52%)
 Female 165
(47%)
1,605
(48%)

Palmer Lake Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 273
(78%)
2,727
(81%)
 Hispanic 56
(16%)
366
(11%)
 Two or More 15
(4%)
151
(4%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
67
(2%)
 Black 0
(0%)
36
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
17
(1%)

Palmer Lake Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 216
(62%)
2,916
(87%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 101
(29%)
327
(10%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(9%)
123
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Palmer Lake Elementary School is ranked 596th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Palmer Lake Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.1%) 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.

Palmer Lake Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 318
2006 333
2007 370
2008 362
2009 331
2010 377
2011 373
2012 339
2013 352
2014 331
2015 349

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.5
2006 11.8
2007 13.1
2008 14.7
2009 14.2
2010 15.3
2011 16.2
2012 13.9
2013 14.1
2014 13.4
2015 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.16037735849057
2006 0.18618618618619
2007 0.22432432432432
2008 0.28453038674033
2009 0.25981873111782
2010 0.26525198938992
2011 0.32975871313673
2012 0.32743362831858
2013 0.26988636363636
2014 0.34441087613293
2015 0.3810888252149

Compare Palmer Lake Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.1%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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