Norma Anderson Preschool

10801 West 44th Ave,

Wheat Ridge, CO, 80033

Tel: (303)982-1740
Grades: PK

150 students

Norma Anderson Preschool serves 150 students in grades PK.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Norma Anderson Preschool operates within the Jefferson County No. R-1 School District.

Overview

The student population of 150 students has grown by 29% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades: PK
Total Students 150 students
Norma Anderson Preschool Total Students (1992-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Students by Grade Norma Anderson Preschool Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.48 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 n/a 15:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
Norma Anderson Preschool Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
24%
32%
Norma Anderson Preschool Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
1%
5%
Norma Anderson Preschool Black (2003-2012)
White
68%
56%
Norma Anderson Preschool White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Norma Anderson Preschool Sch Ethnicity Norma Anderson Preschool 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.
0.48 0.58
Norma Anderson Preschool Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
4%
34%
Norma Anderson Preschool Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2012)
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.
n/a 7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 105,801 students has grown by 23729% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County No. R-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
163
3
Number of Students Managed 105,801 554
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $853 MM $7 MM
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $873 MM $7 MM
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $1,921,264 $11,613
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $1,967,074 $12,022
Jefferson County   No. R-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 Two Roads Charter School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Two Roads Charter School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Compass Montessori - Wheat Ridge Charter School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Wheat Ridge Compass Montessori - Wheat Ridge Charter School
    Charter School
    10399 West 44th Ave
    Wheat Ridge , CO , 80033
    (303)420-8288
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  283  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Wheat Ridge Two Roads Charter School
    Charter School
    10399 West 44th Ave
    Wheat Ridge , CO , 80033
    (303)271-1977
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  650  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Wheat Ridge Everitt Middle School
    3900 Kipling St
    Wheat Ridge , CO , 80033
    (303)982-1580
    0.7  mi  |  473  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Wheat Ridge Pennington Elementary School
    4645 Independence St
    Wheat Ridge , CO , 80033
    (303)982-2083
    0.8  mi  |  282  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Wheat Ridge Prospect Valley Elementary School
    3400 Pierson St
    Wheat Ridge , CO , 80033
    (303)982-7535
    1  mi  |  476  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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