Agate Elementary School

  • Agate Elementary School serves 3 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 31%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Agate Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 46%.

Top Placements

Agate Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Agate Elementary School's student population of 3 students has declined by 75% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students3 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Agate Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Agate Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,708 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 1:1 has decreased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Agate Elementary School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Agate Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Agate Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio1:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Agate Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Agate Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Agate Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
33%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Agate Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Agate Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
67%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Agate Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Agate Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.450.40
This chart display the diversity score of Agate Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Agate Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Agate Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAgate No. 300 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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