Morton Elementary School

Morton Elementary School serves 561 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Morton Elementary School operates within the Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District.

School Overview

The student population of 561 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 561 students
Morton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Morton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Morton Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Morton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 20:1 18:1
Morton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Morton Elementary School American Indian Students (1991-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Morton Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
61%
33%
Morton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
2%
5%
Morton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
32%
55%
Morton Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Morton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Morton 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.
0.53 0.38
Morton 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.
62%
35%
Morton 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.
8%
7%
Morton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,012 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,447 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 $8,988 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
3
Number of Students Managed 18,012 555
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $173 MM $7 MM
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $165 MM $7 MM
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,447 $12,220
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,988 $11,937
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And 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 Centennial High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Heroes Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northmoor Preschool (0.5 miles away)
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  • PuebloCentennial High School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1254 students2525 Montview Dirve
    PuebloCO 81008
    (719)549-7337
    0.49-121254
  • PuebloNorthmoor Preschool
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK | 30 students2003 Northmoor Terrace
    PuebloCO 81008
    (719)423-3888
    0.5PK30
  • PuebloYouth & Family Academy Charter
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 158 students1920 Valley Dr
    PuebloCO 81008
    (719)546-1740
    0.77-12158
  • PuebloHeroes Academy Prek-5
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 311 students2717 West St
    PuebloCO 81003
    (719)549-7595
    0.9PK-5311
  • PuebloIrving Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 390 students1629 West 21st
    PuebloCO 81003
    (719)549-7570
    1PK-6390

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