Pete Mirich Elementary School

Pete Mirich Elementary School serves 371 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Pete Mirich Elementary School operates within the Weld County Reorganized No. Re-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 371 students has grown by 39% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 371 students
Pete Mirich Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Pete Mirich Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Pete Mirich Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Pete Mirich Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 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 16:1 18:1
Pete Mirich Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Pete Mirich Elementary School American Indian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
48%
33%
Pete Mirich Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
49%
55%
Pete Mirich Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Pete Mirich Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Pete Mirich 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
Pete Mirich 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.
43%
35%
Pete Mirich 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.
12%
7%
Pete Mirich Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,922 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,240 is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,116 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Weld County Reorganized No. Re-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 1,922 555
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-1 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $7 MM
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-1 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $18 MM $7 MM
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-1 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,240 $12,220
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,116 $11,937
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-1 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 Frontier Charter Academy (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Valley Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centennial Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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