Putnam Elementary School

Putnam Elementary School serves 378 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Putnam Elementary School operates within the Poudre R-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 378 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 378 students
Putnam Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Putnam Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Putnam Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Putnam Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 18:1
Putnam Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
58%
33%
Putnam Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
3%
5%
Putnam Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
36%
55%
Putnam Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Putnam Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.54 0.38
Putnam Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
71%
35%
Putnam Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%
Putnam Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Poudre R-1 School District's student population of 28,439 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,968 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,090 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Poudre R-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
3
Number of Students Managed 28,439 555
Poudre   R-1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $264 MM $7 MM
Poudre   R-1 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $241 MM $7 MM
Poudre   R-1 School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,968 $12,220
Poudre   R-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,090 $11,937
Poudre   R-1 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Polaris Expeditionary Learning School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lincoln Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dunn Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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