North Elementary School

North Elementary School serves 357 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the CO average of 16:1.
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 357 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 357 students
North Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
North Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade North Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 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 15:1 16:1
North Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
86%
32%
North Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
11%
56%
North Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
North Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
North Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups North 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.
0.25 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.
69%
34%
North Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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.
7%
7%
North Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,184 students has grown by 28% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,967 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,216 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Brighton No. 27j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
3
Number of Students Managed 16,184 561
Brighton   No. 27j School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $123 MM $7 MM
Brighton   No. 27j School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $154 MM $7 MM
Brighton   No. 27j School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,967 $11,613
Brighton   No. 27j School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,216 $12,022
Brighton   No. 27j School District 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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    Alternative School
    830 Bridge St
    BrightonCO 80601
    (303)655-2850
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    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 97 students                      
  • BrightonBrighton High School
    270 South 8th Ave
    BrightonCO 80601
    (303)655-4200
    0.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1788 students                      
  • Brighton South Elementary School
    305 South 5th Ave
    BrightonCO 80601
    (303)655-2600
    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 535 students                      
  • BrightonNortheast Elementary School
    1605 Longspeak
    BrightonCO 80601
    (303)655-2550
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 576 students                      
  • BrightonVikan Middle School
    879 Jessup St
    BrightonCO 80601
    (303)655-4050
    0.8 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 541 students                      

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