Cheyenne Wells Elementary School

Cheyenne Wells Elementary School serves 110 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School operates within the Cheyenne County No. Re-5 School District.

Overview

The student population of 110 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 110 students
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Students by Grade Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Hispanic
26%
32%
White
73%
56%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.40 0.39
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.
26%
34%
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.
14%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 206 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Cheyenne County No. Re-5 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 206 594
Cheyenne County   No. Re-5 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $7 MM
Cheyenne County   No. Re-5 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3 MM $7 MM
Cheyenne County   No. Re-5 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,980 $11,613
Cheyenne County   No. Re-5 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,100 $12,022
Cheyenne County   No. Re-5 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • Cheyenne WellsCheyenne Wells Middle School
    395 North 5th West
    Cheyenne WellsCO 80810
    (719)767-5656
    0 mi | 43 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Cheyenne WellsCheyenne Wells High School
    325 West 4th North
    Cheyenne WellsCO 80810
    (719)767-5612
    0.1 mi | 53 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WeskanWeskan High School
    219 Coyote Blvd
    WeskanKS 67762
    (785)943-5222
    21.1 mi | 57 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • WeskanWeskan Elementary School
    219 Coyote Blvd
    WeskanKS 67762
    (785)943-5222
    21.1 mi | 44 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Kit CarsonKit Carson Junior-senior High School
    102 5th Ave
    Kit CarsonCO 80825
    (719)962-3219
    24.2 mi | 56 students | Gr. 6-12                      

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Colorado public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.39, which is higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Colorado is Ignacio School District No. 11jt School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or national school diversity statistics.