Colfax Elementary



Colfax Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Colfax Elementary Students by Grade
PK 19
K 95
1 112
2 93
3 98
4 95
5 104
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Colfax Elementary is a public elementary school located in Colfax, NC in the Guilford County School District. It enrolls 616 students in grades 1st through 12th. Colfax Elementary is the 436th largest public school in North Carolina and the 12,604th largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 616
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.77

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Colfax Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 329
(53%)
25,816
(51%)
 Female 287
(47%)
24,544
(49%)

Colfax Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 391
(63%)
16,087
(32%)
 Black 111
(18%)
20,772
(41%)
 Hispanic 63
(10%)
8,144
(16%)
 Asian 34
(6%)
3,034
(6%)
 Two or More 16
(3%)
2,003
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
93
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
227
(0%)

Colfax Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 413
(67%)
14,952
(30%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 203
(33%)
35,408
(70%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Colfax Elementary is ranked 1,045th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Colfax Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.0%) is lower than the state average of 61.1%. 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.

Colfax Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 928
2006 978
2007 582
2008 632
2009 658
2010 652
2011 651
2012 724
2013 639
2014 607
2015 616

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.6
2006 N/A
2007 15.5
2008 15.4
2009 15.9
2010 15.8
2011 16.5
2012 16.4
2013 15.9
2014 17.8
2015 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14116379310345
2006 0.1319018404908
2007
2008 0.2753164556962
2009 0.34650455927052
2010 0.31441717791411
2011 0.31490015360983
2012 0.39502762430939
2013 0.35993740219092
2014 0.32619439868204
2015 0.32954545454545

Compare Colfax Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.0%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 

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Public PK - 05 616 16.3:1  
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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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