Watkins

56°F
Current Population
688
Elevation Level
5524 ft

About the Community

Bennett Elementary School

Summary
  • District Bennett School District No. 29j
  • Phone (303) 644-3234
  • Address 462 8TH ST
  • County Adams County
  • Grade KN - 05
  • Instructional Level Elementary School
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten No
  • Kindergarten No
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement No
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program Yes
  • Elementary School Indicator Yes
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct +5% to +10%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 430
  • Student Teacher Ratio 17

Bennett High School

Summary
  • District Bennett School District No. 29j
  • Phone (303) 644-3234
  • Address 610 7TH ST
  • County Arapahoe County
  • Grade 09 - 12
  • Instructional Level High School
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten No
  • Kindergarten No
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement No
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program Yes
  • Elementary School Indicator No
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct -1% to -5%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 356
  • Student Teacher Ratio 18

Bennett Middle School

Summary
  • District Bennett School District No. 29j
  • Phone (303) 644-3234
  • Address 455 8TH ST
  • County Adams County
  • Grade 06 - 08
  • Instructional Level Middle School
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten No
  • Kindergarten No
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement No
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program Yes
  • Elementary School Indicator No
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct +20% to +50%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 195
  • Student Teacher Ratio 17

Bennett Preschool

Summary
  • District Bennett School District No. 29j
  • Phone (303) 644-3234
  • Address 455 8TH ST
  • County Adams County
  • Grade PK - PK
  • Instructional Level
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten Yes
  • Kindergarten Yes
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement No
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program No
  • Elementary School Indicator No
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct No Change
  • Total Reported Enrollment 53
  • Student Teacher Ratio Not Reported

Murphy Creek K-8 School

Summary
  • District Aurora Public Schools
  • Phone (303) 366-0579
  • Address 1400 S OLD TOM MORRIS RD
  • County Arapahoe County
  • Grade PK - 08
  • Instructional Level Elementary School
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten Yes
  • Kindergarten Yes
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement No
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program No
  • Elementary School Indicator Yes
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct -1% to -5%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 640
  • Student Teacher Ratio 17

Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory

Summary
  • District Aurora Public Schools
  • Phone (303) 340-0121
  • Address 24500 E 6TH AVE
  • County Arapahoe County
  • Grade 09 - 12
  • Instructional Level High School
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten No
  • Kindergarten No
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement No
  • Before and After School Program Yes
  • Gifted and Talended Program No
  • Elementary School Indicator No
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct +1% to +5%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 1416
  • Student Teacher Ratio 21

Population, Weather and Economics

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Population

Population Details
  • Population 688
  • Population 5 Yr Projection 770
Households
  • Total Households 259
  • Households 5 Yr Projection 291
  • Average Size of Household 3.00
  • Households With Children 65

Climate & Weather

Summary
  • Annual Precip In 15.81
  • Avg Jan Low Temp 15.20
  • Avg Jul Low Temp 58.70
  • Avg Jan High Temp 43.20
  • Avg Jul High Temp 88.00
Indexes
  • Ozone Index 105
  • Air Pollution Index 116
  • Earthquake Index 39
  • Hail Index 142
  • Tornado Index 234
  • Wind Index 124

Economics

  • Housing Median Built Yr 1988
  • Maintenance and Insurance Cost 100
  • Health Care Cost 119
  • Transportation Cost 108