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 grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% 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 16:1 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 (1987-2014)
Hispanic
45%
33%
Bookcliff Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
51%
55%
Bookcliff Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Bookcliff Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Bookcliff Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1988-2014)
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 (1989-2014)
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

The district's student population of 21,906 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,949 is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,911 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has declined by 23% 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 (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $197 MM $7 MM
Mesa County Valley   No. 51 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $197 MM $7 MM
Mesa County Valley   No. 51 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,949 $12,220
Mesa County Valley   No. 51 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,911 $11,937
Mesa County Valley   No. 51 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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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  • Grand JunctionCareer Center Preschool
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK | 25 students2935 North Ave
    Grand JunctionCO 81504
    (970)254-5100
    0.6PK25
  • Grand JunctionFruitvale Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 478 students585 30 Rd
    Grand JunctionCO 81504
    (970)254-5930
    0.7PK-5478
  • Grand JunctionNisley Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 496 students543 283/4 Rd
    Grand JunctionCO 81501
    (970)254-5900
    0.7PK-5496
  • Grand JunctionPear Park Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 492 students432 30 1/4 Rd
    Grand JunctionCO 81504
    (970)254-5960
    1.5PK-5492
  • Grand JunctionThunder Mountain Elementary School
    1.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 552 students3063 F1/2 Rd
    Grand JunctionCO 81504
    (970)254-5870
    1.6PK-5552

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