Ayres Elementary School

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

445 students

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 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-2
Total Students 445 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Hispanic
29%
32%
White
69%
56%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.38
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%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,980 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 2,980 561
District Total Revenue $24 MM $7 MM
District Spending $25 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,497 $11,613
District Spending / Student $10,158 $12,022
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 Students Grades
  • SterlingSmith High School
    Alternative School
    201 South 11th Ave
    SterlingCO 80751
    (970)522-5079
    Alternative School

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

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