Morton Elementary School



Morton Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Morton Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 49
K 90
1 86
2 101
3 83
4 78
5 72
6 43
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Morton Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Pueblo, CO in the Pueblo School District No. 60 in the County of Pueblo and. It enrolls 602 students in grades 1st through 12th. Morton Elementary School is the 190th largest public school in Colorado and the 13,542nd largest nationally. It has 20.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 602
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,542nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 190th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 967th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 343rd out of 1,097

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Morton Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 315
(52%)
6,903
(52%)
 Female 287
(48%)
6,291
(48%)

Morton Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 387
(64%)
9,466
(72%)
 White 174
(29%)
3,146
(24%)
 Two or More 16
(3%)
172
(1%)
 Black 15
(2%)
245
(2%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
79
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
71
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
15
(0%)

Morton Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 375
(62%)
8,734
(66%)
 Not Eligible 197
(33%)
3,596
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(5%)
864
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Morton Elementary School is ranked 114th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Morton Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.3%) is higher than the state average of 44.5%. 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.

Morton Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 459
2006 456
2007 453
2008 501
2009 478
2010 513
2011 424
2012 497
2013 561
2014 571
2015 602

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 18.3
2007 18.4
2008 21.2
2009 22.6
2010 23.5
2011 18.6
2012 18.5
2013 20
2014 20.9
2015 20.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53812636165577
2006 0.6030701754386
2007 0.64679911699779
2008 0.57884231536926
2009 0.58995815899582
2010 0.6140350877193
2011 0.72877358490566
2012 0.58148893360161
2013 0.71301247771836
2014 0.76357267950963
2015 0.67275747508306

Compare Morton Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
2,030.0% 20.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 67.3%
 

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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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