Putnam Elementary School

Putnam Elementary School serves 389 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Putnam Elementary School operates within the Poudre R-1 School District.

Overview

The student population of 389 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 389 students
Putnam Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Putnam Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Putnam Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.76. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Putnam Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Putnam Elementary School American Indian (1989-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Putnam Elementary School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
58%
32%
Putnam Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
5%
Putnam Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
35%
56%
Putnam Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Putnam Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Putnam Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.76
Putnam Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
69%
34%
Putnam Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
4%
7%
Putnam Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 27,969 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Poudre R-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
3
Number of Students Managed 27,969 595
Poudre   R-1 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $251 MM n/a
Poudre   R-1 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $245 MM n/a
Poudre   R-1 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,682 $0
Poudre   R-1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,429 $0
Poudre   R-1 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fort Collins Lincoln Middle School
    1600 West Lancer Dr
    Fort Collins , CO , 80521
    (970)488-5700
    0.4  mi  |  506  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Fort Collins Dunn Elementary School
    501 South Washington
    Fort Collins , CO , 80521
    (970)488-4825
    0.9  mi  |  402  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Fort Collins Lab Elementary School For Creative Learning
    1905 Orchard Place
    Fort Collins , CO , 80521
    (970)488-8260
    1  mi  |  103  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Fort Collins Polaris Expeditionary Learning School
    Alternative School
    1905 Orchard Place
    Fort Collins , CO , 80521
    (970)488-8260
    Alternative School
    1  mi  |  262  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Fort Collins Poudre High School
    201 Impala Dr
    Fort Collins , CO , 80521
    (970)488-6011
    1  mi  |  1804  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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