1709 West 10th Street Building
Alamosa, CO 81101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Alamosa Elementary School 3-5 serves 439 students in grades 3-5.
Alamosa Elementary School 3-5 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Students: 439 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Alamosa Elementary School 3-5's student population of 439 students has declined by 62% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
439 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Alamosa Elementary School 3-5 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Alamosa Elementary School 3-5 is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1093 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
69%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
27%
52%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Students: 439 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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