Drake Junior High School



Drake Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Drake Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 338
8 347
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Drake Junior High School is a public high school of the Jefferson County School District No. R-1 located in Arvada, CO. It has 685 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 20.9 to 1.

Total Students: 685
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.84

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Drake Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 355
(52%)
18,508
(49%)
 Male 330
(48%)
19,224
(51%)

Drake Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 542
(79%)
25,074
(66%)
 Hispanic 107
(16%)
9,367
(25%)
 Two or More 17
(2%)
1,246
(3%)
 Asian 16
(2%)
1,258
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
268
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
77
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
442
(1%)

Drake Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 564
(82%)
26,696
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 86
(13%)
8,483
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(5%)
2,553
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Drake Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (17.7%) is lower than the state average of 36.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Drake Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 640
2006 653
2007 655
2008 644
2009 673
2010 712
2011 704
2012 701
2013 669
2014 656
2015 685

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.5
2006 19.7
2007 19.2
2008 18.7
2009 19.6
2010 20.9
2011 21.3
2012 19.7
2013 18.9
2014 19.8
2015 20.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.1453125
2006 0.16539050535988
2007 0.1969465648855
2008 0.15993788819876
2009 0.2035661218425
2010 0.19101123595506
2011 0.19886363636364
2012 0.23965763195435
2013 0.26307922272048
2014 0.22713414634146
2015 0.17664233576642

Compare Drake Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,761.6% 17.6:1
 
2,090.0% 20.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 17.7%
 
State Average 36.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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