Valverde Elementary School

Valverde Elementary School serves 400 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Valverde Elementary School operates within the No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District.

School Overview

The student population of 400 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 400 students
Valverde Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Valverde Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Valverde Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Valverde Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 18:1
Valverde Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Valverde Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
88%
33%
Valverde Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
9%
5%
Valverde Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
2%
55%
Valverde Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Valverde Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.22 0.38
Valverde Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
92%
35%
Valverde Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
5%
7%
Valverde Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 86,046 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,388 is higher than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,012 is higher than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Number of Schools
Managed
187
3
Number of Students Managed 86,046 555
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $957 MM $7 MM
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,005 MM $7 MM
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,388 $12,220
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,012 $11,937
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Kipp Denver Collegiate High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kipp Sunshine Peak Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mathematics And Science Leadership Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DenverKipp Sunshine Peak Academy
    Charter School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 376 students375 South Tejon St
    DenverCO 80223
    (303)623-5772
    0.15-8376
  • DenverKipp Denver Collegiate High School
    Charter School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 354 students451 South Tejon St
    DenverCO 80223
    (303)623-5772
    0.29-12354
  • DenverMathematics And Science Leadership Academy
    0.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 282 students451 South Tejon St
    DenverCO 80223
    (720)424-1310
    0.2KG-5282
  • DenverFlorence Crittenton High School
    Alternative School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 123 students96 South Zuni
    DenverCO 80223
    (303)733-7686
    0.49-12123
  • DenverBarnum Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 488 students85 Hooker St
    DenverCO 80219
    (720)424-9784
    1PK-5488

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