Amesse Elementary School

5440 Scranton Street
Denver, CO 80239
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Amesse Elementary School serves 470 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Amesse 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.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (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 14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Amesse Elementary School's student population of 470 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students470 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Amesse 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 Amesse Elementary School is 0.31, 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
#1578 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
82%
34%
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Black
14%
5%
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White
2%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.310.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Amesse Elementary School is Collegiate Preparatory Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dcis At Montbello (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is High Technical Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver High Technical Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 577 students
    0.5 miles
    8499 E Stoll Place
    Denver, CO 80238
    (720) 424-2100
    0.5 PK-5 577
  • Denver Collegiate Preparatory Academy Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 433 students
    0.9 miles
    5290 Kittredge Street
    Denver, CO 80239
    (720) 423-0850
    0.9 9-12 433
  • Denver Dcis At Montbello Math: 8% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 932 students
    0.9 miles
    5000 Crown Blvd
    Denver, CO 80239
    (720) 423-5900
    0.9 6-12 932
  • Denver High Technical Early College Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 412 students
    0.9 miles
    11200 E 45th Ave
    Denver, CO 80239
    (720) 424-2450
    0.9 9-12 412
  • Denver Montbello Career And Technical High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 89 students
    0.9 miles
    4501 Airport Way
    Denver, CO 80239
    (720) 423-7200
    0.9 9-12 89

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