Arvada K-8 Elementary School

Arvada K-8 Elementary School serves 620 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Arvada K-8 Elementary School operates within the Jefferson County No. R-1 School District.

Overview

The student population of 620 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 620 students
Arvada K-8 Elementary School Total Students (2011-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Arvada K-8 Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2011-2013)
Students by Grade Arvada K-8 Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 16:1
Arvada K-8 Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Arvada K-8 Elementary School American Indian (2011-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Arvada K-8 Elementary School Asian (2011-2013)
Hispanic
50%
32%
Arvada K-8 Elementary School Hispanic (2011-2013)
Black
2%
5%
Arvada K-8 Elementary School Black (2011-2013)
White
43%
56%
Arvada K-8 Elementary School White (2011-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Arvada K-8 Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Arvada K-8 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.
0.57 0.38
Arvada K-8 Elementary School Diversity Score (2011-2013)
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.
75%
34%
Arvada K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2013)
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.
9%
7%
Arvada K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 105,550 students has grown by 22% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County No. R-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
163
3
Number of Students Managed 105,550 561
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $853 MM $7 MM
District Spending $873 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,925 $11,613
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,162 $12,022
Jefferson County   No. R-1 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 Arvada High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Two Roads Charter School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lawrence Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ArvadaLawrence Elementary School
    5611 Zephyr St
    ArvadaCO 80002
    (303)982-1825
    0.3 mi | 392 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • ArvadaFoster Elementary School
    5300 Saulsbury Court
    ArvadaCO 80002
    (303)982-1680
    0.9 mi | 479 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • ArvadaPeck Elementary School
    6495 Carr St
    ArvadaCO 80004
    (303)982-0590
    0.9 mi | 364 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • ArvadaArvada High School
    7951 West 65th Ave
    ArvadaCO 80004
    (303)982-0162
    1 mi | 910 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ArvadaFitzmorris Elementary School
    6250 Independence St
    ArvadaCO 80004
    (303)982-1640
    1 mi | 340 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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