Ayres Elementary School

1812 Robin Road
Sterling, CO 80751
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ayres Elementary School serves 444 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Ayres Elementary School's student population of 444 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students444 students
This chart display total students of Ayres Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Ayres Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Ayres Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Ayres Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of Ayres 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ayres Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Ayres Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ayres Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
29%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ayres 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%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ayres Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
66%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ayres Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ayres Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ayres Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.480.60
This chart display the diversity score of Ayres Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ayres Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ayres 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 NameSchool District No. Re-1 Valley School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ayres Elementary School is Sterling High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sterling Middle School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Campbell Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sterling Campbell Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 447 students
    1.4 miles
    902 Clark
    Sterling, CO 80751
    (970) 522-2515
    1.4 3-5 447
  • Sterling Sterling High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 529 students
    1.7 miles
    407 West Broadway
    Sterling, CO 80751
    (970) 522-2944
    1.7 9-12 529
  • Sterling Sterling Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 418 students
    2.0 miles
    1177 Pawnee Street
    Sterling, CO 80751
    (970) 522-1041
    2 6-8 418
  • Sterling Hagen Early Education Center
    Grades: PK | 168 students
    2.9 miles
    301 Hagen Street
    Sterling, CO 80751
    (970) 522-0432
    2.9 PK 168
  • Merino Merino Elementary School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 165 students
    11.2 miles
    315 Lee
    Merino, CO 80741
    (970) 522-7229
    11.2 K-6 165

School Reviews

Review Ayres Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
While reading, writing, and arithmetic are the foundation of a child's education, financial literacy is growing in importance as well. Learn about public schools that are teaching financial literacy to their students.
Learn about how public schools are implementing new forms of physical education instruction, which range from yoga classes to even online gym courses.
Beyond tests and homework, some public school students face greater challenges, including the uncertainty of where they will sleep each night. Learn about the increase in homeless students and what public schools are doing to meet the challenge.