Bookcliff Middle School

Bookcliff Middle School serves 600 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Bookcliff Middle School operates within the Mesa County Valley No. 51 School District.

Overview

The student population of 600 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 600 students
Bookcliff Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Bookcliff Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Bookcliff Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more 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 15:1
Bookcliff Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Bookcliff Middle School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
1%
3%
Bookcliff Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
37%
32%
Bookcliff Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Bookcliff Middle School Black (1995-2012)
White
57%
56%
Bookcliff Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bookcliff Middle School Sch Ethnicity Bookcliff Middle 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.
0.54 0.39
Bookcliff Middle 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.
53%
34%
Bookcliff Middle 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.
9%
7%
Bookcliff Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,366 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Mesa County Valley No. 51 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
3
Number of Students Managed 22,366 594
Mesa County Valley   No. 51 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $195 MM $7 MM
Mesa County Valley   No. 51 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $192 MM $7 MM
Mesa County Valley   No. 51 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,773 $11,613
Mesa County Valley   No. 51 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,678 $12,022
Mesa County Valley   No. 51 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 Central High School (2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Grand Mesa Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Career Center Preschool (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Grand Junction Career Center Preschool
    2935 North Ave
    Grand Junction , CO , 81504
    (970)254-5100
    0.5  mi  |  22  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Grand Junction Nisley Elementary School
    543 283/4 Rd
    Grand Junction , CO , 81501
    (970)254-5900
    0.7  mi  |  460  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Grand Junction Fruitvale Elementary School
    585 30 Rd
    Grand Junction , CO , 81504
    (970)254-5930
    0.7  mi  |  488  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Grand Junction Pear Park Elementary School
    432 30 1/4 Rd
    Grand Junction , CO , 81504
    (970)254-5960
    1.5  mi  |  477  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Grand Junction Thunder Mountain Elementary School
    3063 F1/2 Rd
    Grand Junction , CO , 81504
    (970)254-5870
    1.6  mi  |  610  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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