Weld Central Junior High School

4977 Weld County Rd 59

Keenesburg, CO 80643

Tel: (303)536-2700
Grades: 6-8

465 students

Weld Central Junior High School serves 465 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Weld Central Junior High School operates within the Weld County Reorganized No. Re-3 School District.

Overview

The student population of 465 students has grown by 57% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 40% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 465 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Weld Central Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2013)
Students by Grade Weld Central Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 17:1 15:1
Hispanic
39%
32%
White
55%
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.
0.55 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.
44%
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.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,295 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Weld County Reorganized No. Re-3 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,295 594
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-3 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $7 MM
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-3 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $21 MM $7 MM
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-3 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,305 $11,613
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-3 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,781 $12,022
Weld County Reorganized   No. Re-3 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Weld Central Senior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fort Lupton Middle School (16.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hoff Elementary School (2.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • KeenesburgWeld Central Senior High School
    4715 Weld County Rd 59
    KeenesburgCO 80643
    (303)536-2100
    0.2 mi | 622 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • KeenesburgHoff Elementary School
    7558 Wcr 59
    KeenesburgCO 80643
    (303)536-2300
    2.7 mi | 297 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • KeenesburgCardinal Community Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    3101 Wcr 65
    KeenesburgCO 80643
    (303)732-9312
    Charter School

    3.5 mi | 164 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • HudsonHudson Elementary School
    300 Beech St
    HudsonCO 80642
    (303)536-2200
    7 mi | 235 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LochbuieLochbuie Elementary School
    201 Bonanza Blvd
    LochbuieCO 80603
    (303)536-2400
    12.2 mi | 493 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Weld County, CO public schools have a 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. of 0.38, which is lower than the Colorado average of 0.39. The most diverse school district in Weld County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or national school diversity statistics.