Gust Elementary School

Gust Elementary School serves 679 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Gust Elementary School operates within the No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District.

Overview

The student population of 679 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 679 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 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 20:1 16:1
American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
4%
3%
Hispanic
84%
32%
Black
2%
5%
White
8%
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.
0.29 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.
82%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 90,133 students has grown by 21% over five years.
School District Name No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Number of Schools
Managed
178
3
Number of Students Managed 90,133 561
District Total Revenue $880 MM $7 MM
District Spending $881 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,857 $11,613
District Spending / Student $11,874 $12,022
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 Southwest Early College High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dsst: College View Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is College View Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • DenverCollege View Elementary School
    2675 South Decatur St
    DenverCO 80219
    (720)424-8660
    0.4 mi | 459 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DenverSouthwest Early College High School
    Charter School
    3001 South Federal Blvd
    DenverCO 80236
    (303)935-5473
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | 324 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • DenverDsst: College View Middle School
    Charter School
    1 Negative Reviews
    3001 South Federal Blvd
    DenverCO 80236
    (303)524-6374
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | 136 students | Gr. 6                      
  • DenverSummit Academy
    Alternative School
    3001 South Federal Blvd
    DenverCO 80219
    (720)423-3054
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | 224 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • DenverAbraham Lincoln High School
    2285 South Federal Blvd
    DenverCO 80219
    (720)423-5000
    0.7 mi | 1764 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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