Poudre School District's total student enrollment count for the 2020-21 school year is 29,418 students. This year’s enrollment is a decline of 1,336 students from PSD’s 2019-20 school year enrollment of 30,754. Across the Front Range and state, Colorado school districts saw enrollment decline by 3-4%.
More information about Colorado school districts' enrollment is available on the Colorado Department of Education website.
PSD staff presented a district enrollment update to the Board of Education on Feb. 23, 2021.
The student count is captured each year in October as part of a point-in-time metric set by Colorado to measure public school enrollment. PSD’s total figure includes all K-12 students and student enrollment in PSD-authorized charter schools, early childhood education and other district programs.
Data, demographics and profiles
2020-21 school year
- Asian: 2.8%
- Black/African American: 1.2%
- Hispanic/Latino: 19.2%
- Native American/Alaskan Native: 0.5%
- White: 72.2%
- Other minorities: 4.1%
- Free/reduced lunch participation: 23.6%
- Special education: 9% (2,646 December count enrollment)
- Gifted and talented: 12%
- English language learners: 5.7%
- Certified: 2,124
- Classified: 1,461
- Administrators: 167
- Teachers: 1,590
- Average teaching experience in PSD: 12.5 years