Pete Mirich Elementary School

300 1st Ave,

La Salle, CO, 80645-0268

Tel: (970)284-5513
Grades: PK-5

353 students

Pete Mirich Elementary School serves 353 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Pete Mirich Elementary School operates within the Weld County Reorganized No. Re-1 School District.

Overview

The student population of 353 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 353 students
Pete Mirich Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Pete Mirich Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pete Mirich Elementary School 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 0.55 is less 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
Pete Mirich Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Pete Mirich Elementary School American Indian (1993-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Pete Mirich Elementary School Asian (2005-2010)
Hispanic
51%
32%
Pete Mirich Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Pete Mirich Elementary School Black (1990-2008)
White
44%
56%
Pete Mirich Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.55 0.58
Pete Mirich Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
41%
34%
Pete Mirich Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
11%
7%
Pete Mirich Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,895 students has grown by 716% over five years.
School District Name Weld County Reorganized No. Re-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 1,895 554
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-1 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $7 MM
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-1 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $19 MM $7 MM
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-1 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $74,940 $11,613
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $80,897 $12,022
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-1 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Frontier Charter Academy (2.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is North Valley Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centennial Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • La Salle North Valley Middle School
    300 2nd Ave
    La Salle , CO , 80645
    (970)284-5508
    0.2  mi  |  251  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Evans Centennial Elementary School
    1400 37th St
    Evans , CO , 80620
    (970)348-1100
    1.8  mi  |  652  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Evans Chappelow K-8 Magnet School
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    2001 34th St
    Evans , CO , 80620
    (970)348-1200
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    2.1  mi  |  674  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Evans Dos Rios Elementary School
    2201 34th St
    Evans , CO , 80620
    (970)348-1300
    2.1  mi  |  473  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greeley John Evans Middle School
    2900 15th Ave
    Greeley , CO , 80631
    (970)348-3600
    2.7  mi  |  762  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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