Kendrick Lakes Elementary School

Kendrick Lakes Elementary School serves 447 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Kendrick Lakes Elementary School operates within the Jefferson County No. R-1 School District.

Overview

The student population of 447 students has grown by 29% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 447 students
Kendrick Lakes Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Kendrick Lakes Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Kendrick Lakes Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 21:1 16:1
Kendrick Lakes Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Kendrick Lakes Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2009)
Asian
2%
3%
Kendrick Lakes Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
23%
32%
Kendrick Lakes Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
71%
56%
Kendrick Lakes Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Kendrick Lakes Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Kendrick Lakes Elementary 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.
0.45 0.39
Kendrick Lakes Elementary 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.
24%
34%
Kendrick Lakes Elementary 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%
Kendrick Lakes Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 105,547 students has grown by 22% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,925 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,162 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson County No. R-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
163
3
Number of Students Managed 105,547 561
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $853 MM $7 MM
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $873 MM $7 MM
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,925 $11,613
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,162 $12,022
Jefferson County   No. R-1 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 Alameda International High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carmody Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Patterson Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DenverPatterson Elementary School
    1263 South Dudley St
    DenverCO 80232
    (303)982-8470
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 592 students                      
  • DenverBelmar Elementary School
    885 South Garrison St
    DenverCO 80226
    (303)982-8220
    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 370 students                      
  • DenverCarmody Middle School
    2050 South Kipling St
    DenverCO 80227
    (303)982-8930
    0.9 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 648 students                      
  • DenverGreen Gables Elementary School
    8701 West Woodard Dr
    DenverCO 80227
    (303)982-8314
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 277 students                      
  • DenverAlameda International High School
    1255 South Wadsworth Blvd
    DenverCO 80232
    (303)982-8160
    1.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 832 students                      

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