North Elementary School

North Elementary School serves 402 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
North Elementary School operates within the Brighton No. 27j School District.

Overview

The student population of 402 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 402 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Students by Grade North Elementary School Students 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 0.27 is less 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 18:1 15:1
Hispanic
85%
32%
White
11%
56%
All Ethnic Groups North Elementary School Sch Ethnicity North Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.27 0.39
North Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
67%
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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,668 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name Brighton No. 27j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
3
Number of Students Managed 15,668 594
Brighton   No. 27j School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $123 MM $7 MM
Brighton   No. 27j School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $154 MM $7 MM
Brighton   No. 27j School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,967 $11,613
Brighton   No. 27j School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,216 $12,022
Brighton   No. 27j 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 Brighton Heritage Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brighton Heritage Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brighton Heritage Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • BrightonBrighton Heritage Academy
    Alternative School
    830 Bridge St
    BrightonCO 80601
    (303)655-2850
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | 123 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • BrightonBrighton High School
    270 South 8th Ave
    BrightonCO 80601
    (303)655-4200
    0.3 mi | 1653 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BrightonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award South Elementary School
    305 South 5th Ave
    BrightonCO 80601
    (303)655-2600
    0.4 mi | 589 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BrightonNortheast Elementary School
    1605 Longspeak
    BrightonCO 80601
    (303)655-2550
    0.7 mi | 587 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • BrightonVikan Middle School
    879 Jessup St
    BrightonCO 80601
    (303)655-4050
    0.8 mi | 552 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Brighton, CO 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 0.44, which is higher than the Colorado average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Brighton is Alexander Hamilton Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or national school diversity statistics.