Ayres Elementary School

Ayres Elementary School serves 445 students in grades KG-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% 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 445 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-2
Total Students 445 students
Ayres Elementary School Total Students (2008-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Ayres Elementary School Total Teachers (2008-2013)
Students by Grade Ayres Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 18:1 16:1
Ayres Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2013)
Hispanic
29%
32%
Ayres Elementary School Black Students (2008-2013)
White
69%
56%
Ayres Elementary School White Students (2008-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Ayres Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Ayres 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.
0.44 0.39
Ayres Elementary School Diversity Score (2008-2013)
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.
47%
34%
Ayres Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2013)
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.
12%
7%
Ayres Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,980 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,497 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 26% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,158 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has grown by 37% over four years.
School District Name No. Re-1, Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 2,980 561
  No. Re-1, Valley School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $7 MM
  No. Re-1, Valley School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $25 MM $7 MM
  No. Re-1, Valley School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,497 $11,613
  No. Re-1, Valley School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,158 $12,022
  No. Re-1, Valley 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 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SterlingSmith High School
    Alternative School
    201 South 11th Ave
    SterlingCO 80751
    (970)522-5079
    Alternative School

    1.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 21 students                      
  • SterlingCampbell Elementary School
    902 Clark
    SterlingCO 80751
    (970)522-2515
    1.4 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 425 students                      
  • SterlingSterling High School
    407 West Broadway
    SterlingCO 80751
    (970)522-2944
    1.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 583 students                      
  • SterlingSterling Middle School
    1177 Pawnee St
    SterlingCO 80751
    (970)522-1041
    2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 429 students                      
  • SterlingHagen Early Education Center
    301 Hagen St
    SterlingCO 80751
    (970)522-0432
    2.9 mi | Gr. PK | 141 students                      

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