Edwards Elementary School

Edwards Elementary School serves 335 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Edwards Elementary School operates within the Eagle County No. Re 50 School District.

Overview

The student population of 335 students has declined by 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 39% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 335 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Hispanic
58%
32%
White
41%
56%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.50 0.39
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.
38%
34%
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.
12%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,679 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,962 is higher than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $22,652 is higher than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has grown by 119% over four years.
School District Name Eagle County No. Re 50 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
3
Number of Students Managed 6,679 561
District Total Revenue $78 MM $7 MM
District Spending $136 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,962 $11,613
District Spending / Student $22,652 $12,022
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Battle Mountain High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Berry Creek Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eagle County Charter Academy (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AvonBattle Mountain High School
    151 Miller Ranch Rd
    AvonCO 81620
    (970)328-2930
    1.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 783 students                      
  • EagleRed Canyon High School
    Alternative School
    0256 Cememtary Rd
    EagleCO 81631
    (970)926-8107
    Alternative School

    1.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 130 students                      
  • EdwardsBerry Creek Middle School
    1000 Miller Ranch Rd
    EdwardsCO 81632
    (970)328-2960
    1.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 339 students                      
  • EdwardsEagle County Charter Academy
    Charter School
    1105 Miller Ranch Rd
    EdwardsCO 81632
    (970)926-0656
    Charter School

    1.7 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 325 students                      
  • EdwardsJune Creek Elementary School
    1121 Miller Ranch Rd
    EdwardsCO 81632
    (970)328-2980
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 318 students                      

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