Cottonwood School



Cottonwood School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cottonwood School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 67
1 57
2 70
3 80
4 77
5 78
6 82
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cottonwood School is a public elementary school located in Salt Lake City, UT in the Granite School District. It enrolls 511 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cottonwood School is the 394th largest public school in Utah and the 20,875th largest nationally.

Total Students: 511
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Cottonwood School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 258
(50%)
21,217
(51%)
 Female 253
(50%)
20,062
(49%)

Cottonwood School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 460
(90%)
21,439
(52%)
 Hispanic 21
(4%)
13,798
(33%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
327
(1%)
 Black 9
(2%)
1,618
(4%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
1,773
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
1,763
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
561
(1%)

Cottonwood School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 462
(90%)
16,862
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 40
(8%)
20,456
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(2%)
3,961
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 641 ranked schools in Utah, Cottonwood School is ranked 589th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cottonwood School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (9.6%) is significantly lower than the state average of 38.0%. 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.

Cottonwood School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 552
2006 519
2007 526
2008 488
2009 420
2010 486
2011 489
2012 493
2013 490
2014 486
2015 511

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25.1
2006 25.3
2007 26.3
2008 67.8
2009 22.9
2010 31.6
2011 29.8
2012 26.7
2013 26.2
2014 N/A
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.072463768115942
2006 0.99421965317919
2007 0.070342205323194
2008 0.028688524590164
2009 0.080952380952381
2010 0.069958847736626
2011 0.075664621676892
2012 0.1501014198783
2013 0.071428571428571
2014 0.07201646090535
2015 0.095890410958904

Compare Cottonwood School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
918.6% 9.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 9.6%
 
State Average 38.0%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 06 511 -1:1  
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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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