Great Plains Academy



Great Plains Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Great Plains Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 2
1 5
2 4
3 5
4 3
5 4
6 10
7 12
8 9
9 21
10 4
11 2
12 2

Great Plains Academy is a public high school of the Byers School District No. 32j located in Byers, CO. It has 83 students in grades Kindergarten through 12th. Great Plains Academy is the 383rd largest public high school in Colorado and the 21,071st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.7 to 1.

Total Students: 83
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 4.68

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Great Plains Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 46
(55%)
165
(56%)
 Female 37
(45%)
131
(44%)

Great Plains Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 55
(66%)
243
(82%)
 Hispanic 12
(14%)
29
(10%)
 Two or More 12
(14%)
16
(5%)
 Asian 2
(2%)
2
(1%)
 Black 2
(2%)
5
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Great Plains Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 45
(54%)
186
(63%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 23
(28%)
75
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(18%)
35
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Great Plains Academy is ranked 353rd out of 0 ranked schools in Colorado, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Great Plains Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 35.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Compare Great Plains Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,750.5% 17.5:1
 
1,770.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 35.3%
 
This School 45.8%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Great Plains Academy
Byers, CO
Public KG - 12 83 17.7:1  
Byers Junior-Senior High School
Byers, CO
Public 07 - 12 213 15.1:1 1 miles
Strasburg High School
Strasburg, CO
Public 09 - 12 321 18.5:1 7 miles
Bennett High School
Bennett, CO
Public 09 - 12 283 16.3:1 12 miles
Deer Trail Junior-Senior High School
Deer Trail, CO
Public 06 - 12 89 8.8:1 12 miles
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