Falcon Middle School

Falcon Middle School serves 918 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Falcon Middle School operates within the Falcon, No. 49, In The County Of El Paso And School District.

Overview

The student population of 918 students has grown by 47% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 44% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 918 students
Falcon Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Falcon Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Falcon Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 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 19:1 16:1
Falcon Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Falcon Middle School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
16%
32%
Falcon Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
4%
5%
Falcon Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
74%
56%
Falcon Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Falcon Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Falcon Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.43 0.39
Falcon Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
11%
34%
Falcon Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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.
6%
7%
Falcon Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,478 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,700 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,522 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has grown by 33% over four years.
School District Name Falcon, No. 49, In The County Of El Paso And School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
3
Number of Students Managed 15,478 561
Falcon,   No. 49, In The County Of El Paso And School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $119 MM $7 MM
Falcon,   No. 49, In The County Of El Paso And School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $116 MM $7 MM
Falcon,   No. 49, In The County Of El Paso And School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,700 $11,613
Falcon,   No. 49, In The County Of El Paso And School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,522 $12,022
Falcon,   No. 49, In The County Of El Paso And School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Falcon High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Falcon Virtual Academy (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meridian Ranch International School (1.7 miles away)
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  • PeytonFalcon High School
    10255 Lambert Rd
    PeytonCO 80831
    (719)495-2261
    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1291 students                      
  • PeytonMeridian Ranch International School
    10480 Rainbow Bridge Dr
    PeytonCO 80831
    (719)495-8282
    1.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 638 students                      
  • PeytonWoodmen Hills Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    8308 Del Rio Rd
    PeytonCO 80831
    (719)495-2256
    2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 729 students                      
  • PeytonFalcon Virtual Academy
    10850 East Woodmen Rd
    PeytonCO 80831
    (719)495-1100
    2.3 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 806 students                      
  • PeytonPikes Peak School Expeditionary Learning
    Charter School
    11925 Antlers Ridge Rd
    PeytonCO 80831
    (719)683-9544
    Charter School

    2.4 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 397 students                      

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