Blue Creek School



Blue Creek School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blue Creek School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 66
1 75
2 73
3 68
4 76
5 70
6 80
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 2

Blue Creek School is a public elementary school located in Latham, NY in the North Colonie Csd School District. It enrolls 510 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blue Creek School is the 1,078th largest public school in New York and the 20,958th largest nationally. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 510
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.71
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,958th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 1,078th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,253rd out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 1,096th out of 2,753

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Blue Creek School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 266
(52%)
1,395
(52%)
 Female 244
(48%)
1,282
(48%)

Blue Creek School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 347
(68%)
1,869
(70%)
 Asian 93
(18%)
437
(16%)
 Two or More 27
(5%)
132
(5%)
 Hispanic 25
(5%)
136
(5%)
 Black 18
(4%)
95
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Blue Creek School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 393
(77%)
2,186
(82%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 103
(20%)
411
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(3%)
80
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Blue Creek School is ranked 1,859th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blue Creek School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (22.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 53.2%. 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.

Blue Creek School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 480
2006 485
2007 459
2009 445
2010 N/A
2011 N/A
2012 483
2013 485
2014 482
2015 510

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 16.4
2007 15.8
2009 14.4
2010 N/A
2011 N/A
2012 15.1
2013 13.9
2014 13.8
2015 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.097916666666667
2006 0.11958762886598
2007 0.13071895424837
2009 0.12134831460674
2010
2011
2012 0.18012422360248
2013 0.16494845360825
2014 0.20746887966805
2015 0.22941176470588

Compare Blue Creek School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 22.9%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Blue Creek School
Latham, NY
Public KG - 06 510 13.5:1  
Latham Christian Academy
Latham, NY
Private PK - 12 149 8:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 06 398 11.4:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 04 328 15.6:1 3 miles
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Public 06 - 08 428 12:1 3 miles
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Public KG - 06 455 14.2:1 3 miles
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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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