Cheyenne Wells Elementary School

Cheyenne Wells Elementary School serves 96 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School operates within the Cheyenne County No. Re-5 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 96 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 96 students
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less 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 11:1 18:1
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
20%
33%
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
80%
55%
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Cheyenne Wells Elementary 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.
0.32 0.38
Cheyenne Wells Elementary 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.
36%
35%
Cheyenne Wells Elementary 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.
7%
7%
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 179 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $20,265 is higher than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,095 is higher than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Cheyenne County No. Re-5 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 179 555
Cheyenne County   No. Re-5 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $7 MM
Cheyenne County   No. Re-5 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $3 MM $7 MM
Cheyenne County   No. Re-5 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $20,265 $12,220
Cheyenne County   No. Re-5 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,095 $11,937
Cheyenne County   No. Re-5 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 Cheyenne Wells High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cheyenne Wells Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Weskan Elementary School (21.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cheyenne WellsCheyenne Wells Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 35 students395 North 5th West
    Cheyenne WellsCO 80810
    (719)767-5656
    06-835
  • Cheyenne WellsCheyenne Wells High School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 48 students325 West 4th North
    Cheyenne WellsCO 80810
    (719)767-5612
    0.19-1248
  • WeskanWeskan Elementary School
    21.1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 48 students219 Coyote Blvd
    WeskanKS 67762
    (785)943-5222
    21.1PK-648
  • WeskanWeskan High School
    21.1 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 48 students219 Coyote Blvd
    WeskanKS 67762
    (785)943-5222
    21.17-1248
  • Kit Carson Kit Carson Elementary School
    24.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 55 students102 West 5th Ave
    Kit CarsonCO 80825
    (719)962-3219
    24.2KG-555

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