Putnam Elementary School

  • Putnam Elementary School serves 375 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 46%.
  • Putnam Elementary School operates within the Poudre R-1 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 375 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 375 students
Putnam Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Putnam Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Putnam Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Putnam Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 18:1
Putnam Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Putnam Elementary School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
n/a
3%
Putnam Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2010)
Hispanic
58%
33%
Putnam Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
5%
Putnam Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
37%
54%
Putnam Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Putnam Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Putnam Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Putnam 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.
0.53 0.60
Putnam Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
72%
34%
Putnam Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
5%
7%
Putnam Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Poudre R-1 School District's student population of 28,982 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,993 in this district is less than the state average of $14,042. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,996 is less than the state average of $13,805. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Poudre R-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
3
Number of Students Managed 28,982 575
Poudre R-1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $284 MM $8 MM
Poudre R-1 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $284 MM $8 MM
Poudre R-1 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,993 $14,042
Poudre R-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,996 $13,805
Poudre R-1 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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