Bookcliff Middle School

Bookcliff Middle School serves 569 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Bookcliff Middle School operates within the Mesa County Valley No. 51 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 569 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 569 students
Bookcliff Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Bookcliff Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Bookcliff Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Bookcliff Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 18:1
Bookcliff Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
45%
33%
Bookcliff Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
51%
55%
Bookcliff Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Bookcliff Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.54 0.38
Bookcliff Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
50%
35%
Bookcliff Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%
Bookcliff Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Mesa County Valley No. 51 School District's student population of 21,906 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,949 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,911 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Mesa County Valley No. 51 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
3
Number of Students Managed 21,906 555
Mesa County Valley   No. 51 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $197 MM $7 MM
Mesa County Valley   No. 51 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $197 MM $7 MM
Mesa County Valley   No. 51 School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,949 $12,220
Mesa County Valley   No. 51 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,911 $11,937
Mesa County Valley   No. 51 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Central High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grand Mesa Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Career Center Preschool (0.6 miles away)
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