Arickaree Elementary School

12155 County Road Nn
Anton, CO 80801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 53 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Arickaree Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 35%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 53 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • : 21-39% (Top 1% in CO)
  • : 40-59% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Arickaree Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Arickaree Elementary School's student population of 53 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
53 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Arickaree Elementary School is 0.49, 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.
This School
State Level (CO)
(18-19)
21-39%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Arickaree 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 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
40-59%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arickaree 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Arickaree Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
42%
35%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Arickaree Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
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White
58%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
0.49
This chart display the diversity score of Arickaree Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Arickaree Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arickaree Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% CO state average), while 40-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Arickaree Elementary School?
53 students attend Arickaree Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
58% of Arickaree Elementary School students are White, and 42% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Arickaree Elementary School?
Arickaree Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Arickaree Elementary School offer ?
Arickaree Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Arickaree Elementary School part of?
Arickaree Elementary School is part of Arickaree School District No. R-2.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 53 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • : 21-39% (Top 1%)
  • : 40-59% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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