Strawberry Park Elementary School

39620 Amethyst Dr,

Steamboat Springs, CO, 80487-4368

Tel: (970)879-7550
Grades: KG-5

520 students

Strawberry Park Elementary School serves 520 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Strawberry Park Elementary School operates within the Steamboat Springs No. Re 2 School District.

Overview

The student population of 520 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 520 students
Strawberry Park Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Strawberry Park Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Strawberry Park Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.76. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Strawberry Park Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
Strawberry Park Elementary School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
10%
32%
Strawberry Park Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Strawberry Park Elementary School Black (2002-2012)
White
84%
56%
Strawberry Park Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Strawberry Park Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Strawberry Park Elementary 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.
0.29 0.76
Strawberry Park 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.
11%
34%
Strawberry Park 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.
4%
7%
Strawberry Park Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,282 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Steamboat Springs No. Re 2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,282 594
Steamboat Springs   No. Re 2 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $7 MM
Steamboat Springs   No. Re 2 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $38 MM $7 MM
Steamboat Springs   No. Re 2 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,034 $11,613
Steamboat Springs   No. Re 2 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,837 $12,022
Steamboat Springs   No. Re 2 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 Steamboat Springs High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Steamboat Springs Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Soda Creek Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Steamboat Springs Steamboat Springs Middle School
    39610 Amethyst Dr
    Steamboat Springs , CO , 80487
    (970)879-1058
    0  mi  |  522  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Steamboat Springs Soda Creek Elementary School
    220 Park Ave
    Steamboat Springs , CO , 80487
    (970)879-0652
    0.7  mi  |  524  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Steamboat Springs Steamboat Springs High School
    45 East Maple St
    Steamboat Springs , CO , 80487
    (970)871-3699
    0.9  mi  |  621  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Steamboat Springs Yampa Valley School
    Alternative School
    325 7th St
    Steamboat Springs , CO , 80487
    (970)871-3196
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  26  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Clark North Routt Charter School
    Charter School
    54200 Rcr 62
    Clark , CO , 80428
    (970)871-6062
    Charter School
    15.5  mi  |  69  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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