Ayres Elementary School

Tel: (970)522-1409
Grades: KG-2

437 students

Ayres Elementary School serves 437 students in grades KG-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Ayres Elementary School operates within the No. Re-1, Valley School District.

Overview

The student population of 437 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-2
Total Students 437 students
Ayres Elementary School Total Students (2008-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Ayres Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2012)
Students by Grade Ayres Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Ayres Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Ayres Elementary School Asian (2008-2012)
Hispanic
27%
32%
Ayres Elementary School Hispanic (2008-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Ayres Elementary School Black (2008-2012)
White
67%
56%
Ayres Elementary School White (2008-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ayres Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Ayres 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.
0.48 0.58
Ayres Elementary School Diversity Score (2008-2012)
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.
45%
34%
Ayres Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Ayres Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,994 students has grown by 20% over five years.
School District Name No. Re-1, Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 2,994 554
  No. Re-1, Valley School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $7 MM
  No. Re-1, Valley School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $25 MM $7 MM
  No. Re-1, Valley School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,497 $11,613
  No. Re-1, Valley School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,158 $12,022
  No. Re-1, Valley 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 Smith High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Sterling Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Campbell Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sterling Smith High School
    Alternative School
    201 South 11th Ave
    Sterling , CO , 80751
    (970)522-5079
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  21  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Sterling Campbell Elementary School
    902 Clark
    Sterling , CO , 80751
    (970)522-2515
    1.4  mi  |  421  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Sterling Sterling High School
    407 West Broadway
    Sterling , CO , 80751
    (970)522-2944
    1.7  mi  |  594  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Sterling Sterling Middle School
    1177 Pawnee St
    Sterling , CO , 80751
    (970)522-1041
    2  mi  |  444  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Sterling Hagen Early Education Center
    301 Hagen St
    Sterling , CO , 80751
    (970)522-0432
    2.9  mi  |  151  students  |  Gr.  PK

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