Penrose Elementary School



Penrose Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Penrose Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 44
1 42
2 47
3 39
4 30
5 45
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Penrose Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Penrose, CO in the Fremont Re-2 School District. It enrolls 247 students in grades 1st through 12th. Penrose Elementary School is the 875th largest public school in Colorado and the 45,319th largest nationally. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 247
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.53
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,319th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 875th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 185th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 815th out of 1,072

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Penrose Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 124
(50%)
522
(50%)
 Female 123
(50%)
525
(50%)

Penrose Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 196
(79%)
825
(79%)
 Hispanic 34
(14%)
175
(17%)
 Two or More 13
(5%)
33
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
6
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
6
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Penrose Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 114
(46%)
456
(44%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 111
(45%)
449
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(9%)
142
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Penrose Elementary School is ranked 571st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Penrose Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (53.8%) is slightly 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.

Penrose Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 299
2006 291
2007 272
2008 239
2009 251
2010 256
2011 245
2012 247

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 15.3
2007 13.9
2008 13.6
2009 13.9
2010 16.1
2011 13.8
2012 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41471571906355
2006 0.42611683848797
2007 0.44117647058824
2008 0.47280334728033
2009 0.59362549800797
2010 0.58984375
2011 0.53469387755102
2012 0.53846153846154

Compare Penrose Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
This School 53.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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