Arvada K-8

Tel: (303)982-1240
Grades: KG-8

690 students

Arvada K-8 serves 690 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Arvada K-8 operates within the Jefferson County No. R-1 School District.

Overview

The student population of 690 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 690 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
15:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
45%
32%
Black
2%
5%
White
45%
56%
Unknown
5%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.60
0.58
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 74%
34%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 85,793 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County No. R-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
163
n/a
Number of Students Managed 85,793
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Arvada High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is North Arvada Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lawrence Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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