Lawrence Elementary School

Lawrence Elementary School serves 380 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 45%.
Lawrence Elementary School operates within the Jefferson County No. R-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 380 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 380 students
Lawrence Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lawrence Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Lawrence Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Lawrence Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 18:1 18:1
Lawrence Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Lawrence Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
36%
33%
Lawrence Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
2%
5%
Lawrence Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
55%
55%
Lawrence Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Lawrence Elementary 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.
0.57 0.38
Lawrence Elementary 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.
56%
35%
Lawrence Elementary 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.
13%
7%
Lawrence Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Jefferson County No. R-1 School District's student population of 86,011 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,184 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 $10,334 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson County No. R-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
164
3
Number of Students Managed 86,011 555
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $879 MM $7 MM
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $892 MM $7 MM
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,184 $12,220
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,334 $11,937
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Arvada High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Early College Of Arvada (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arvada K-8 Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • ArvadaArvada K-8 Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 602 students
    0.3 miles
    5751 Balsam St
    ArvadaCO 80002
    (303)982-1240
    0.3KG-8602
  • ArvadaFoster Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 500 students
    0.6 miles
    5300 Saulsbury Court
    ArvadaCO 80002
    (303)982-1680
    0.6PK-6500
  • ArvadaArvada High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 906 students
    1.2 miles
    7951 West 65th Ave
    ArvadaCO 80004
    (303)982-0162
    1.29-12906
  • ArvadaPeck Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 342 students
    1.2 miles
    6495 Carr St
    ArvadaCO 80004
    (303)982-0590
    1.2KG-6342
  • ArvadaSecrest Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 396 students
    1.2 miles
    6875 West 64th Ave
    ArvadaCO 80003
    (303)982-0760
    1.2PK-6396

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