New America School



New America School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

New America School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 19
10 43
11 76
12 377

New America School is a public high school of the Aurora, Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District located in Denver, CO. It has 515 students in grades 9th through 12th. New America School is the 173rd largest public high school in Colorado and the 10,408th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 26.7 to 1.

Total Students: 515
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.27

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New America School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 277
(54%)
6,140
(49%)
 Male 238
(46%)
6,473
(51%)

New America School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 387
(75%)
6,379
(51%)
 Black 58
(11%)
2,170
(17%)
 Asian 55
(11%)
643
(5%)
 White 12
(2%)
2,887
(23%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
376
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
88
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
70
(1%)

New America School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 301
(58%)
6,652
(53%)
 Not Eligible 186
(36%)
5,049
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(5%)
912
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

New America School is ranked 96th out of 0 ranked schools in Colorado, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of New America School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.9%) is significantly 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.

New America School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 445
2006 504
2007 459
2008 482
2009 569
2010 503
2011 531
2012 515

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 34
2006 26.8
2007 25.1
2008 26.3
2009 30.6
2010 26.9
2011 31.6
2012 26.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25842696629213
2006 0.80357142857143
2007 0.69934640522876
2008 0.75103734439834
2009 0.78207381370826
2010 0.77534791252485
2011 0.63276836158192
2012 0.63883495145631

Compare New America School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,750.5% 17.5:1
 
2,670.0% 26.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 35.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 63.9%
 

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