Alamosa Elementary School

  • Alamosa Elementary School serves 1,145 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Alamosa Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Alamosa Elementary School's student population of 1,145 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students1,145 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alamosa Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Alamosa Elementary School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank#992 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:1n/a
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alamosa Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
67%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alamosa Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
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White
28%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alamosa Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.480.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alamosa Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlamosa School District No. Re-11j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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