Colorado Department of Education

Financial Transparency

Fiscal Year
2020 - 2021

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districtPlatte Canyon 1

Deer Creek Elementary School (7042)

1737 CR 43
BAILEY, CO 80421

Student Info
362
Total Students Served
Serves Elementary School Grades rural-school-colored

Narrative

quotes A message from:
Ashley Stephen
Director of Business Services
Platte Canyon School District 1
June 1, 2022
Platte Canyon School District, just south west of Denver on the 285 corridor, is a small, rural District that serves around 775 students annually. While we are small respective to our neighboring districts to the north, we are proud to offer an education that is tailored to our community with smaller class sizes and excellent staff members. The District looks to spend every dollar of funding in an effective ... Platte Canyon School District, just south west of Denver on the 285 corridor, is a small, rural District that serves around 775 students annually. While we are small respective to our neighboring districts to the north, we are proud to offer an education that is tailored to our community with smaller class sizes and excellent staff members. The District looks to spend every dollar of funding in an effective and efficient manner that will serve our students for years to come. The information contained on this financial transparency website can be very informative. However, comparisons of schools and districts should be done with caution as no two schools are alike. Please contact the Platte Canyon School District Business Services Department if you have any questions regarding this data.

Spending

Current Spending Per Student
$13,645
Current Spending per Student

View Per Student Spending Calculation

$12,383
State Average

School Level Spending per Student
  • Federal
    $554
  • State/Local
    $8,462
  • Total
    $9,016
School Share of Central Spending per Student
  • Federal
    $567
  • State/Local
    $4,062
  • Total
    $4,629
Current School Spending
  1. Learning Environment
    Learning Environment
    95%
  2. Operations
    Operations
    5%
Learning Environment Expenditures
Learning Environment
$3,107,784

View Learning Environment Breakdown

Operations Expenditures
Operations
$156,036

View Operations Breakdown

$3,263,820

Total

Long-Term Spending
Construction, Debt, Refinancing & Other
Construction, Debt, Refinancing & Other

View Construction Funds Breakdown

These expenditures are those not associated with day-to-day operation of school activities and, therefore, are not included in the per-student spending calculation. They are comprised of major construction projects, debt payments, acquisition of land, and other programs.

$-12,720

Total

Total School-Allocated Spending

$3,251,099

Totals may not sum due to rounding

Current School Share of Central Spending

  1. Learning Environment
    Learning Environment
    34%
  2. Operations
    Operations
    66%
Learning Environment Spending
Learning
Environment

$575,305
Central Operations Expenditures
Operations
$1,100,211
$1,675,516

Total

$4,926,616

Grand Total of Spending at this school