Bookcliff Middle School

2935 Orchard Ave
Grand Junction, CO 81504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Bookcliff Middle School serves 578 students in grades 6-8.
Bookcliff Middle 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 22% (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 26% (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 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Bookcliff Middle School's student population of 578 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students578 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Bookcliff Middle 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 Bookcliff Middle School is 0.54, 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
#1314 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
43%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
53%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesa County Valley School District No. 51 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bookcliff Middle School is Central High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grand Mesa Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fruitvale Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Junction Career Center Preschool
    Grades: PK | 108 students
    0.6 miles
    2935 North Avenue
    Grand Junction, CO 81504
    (970) 254-5100
    0.6 PK 108
  • Grand Junction Fruitvale Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
    0.7 miles
    585 30 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81504
    (970) 254-5930
    0.7 PK-5 446
  • Grand Junction Nisley Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 472 students
    0.7 miles
    543 28-3/4 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
    (970) 254-5900
    0.7 PK-5 472
  • Grand Junction Pear Park Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 472 students
    1.5 miles
    432 30 1/4 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81504
    (970) 254-5960
    1.5 PK-5 472
  • Grand Junction Thunder Mountain Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 511 students
    1.6 miles
    3063 F1/2 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81504
    (970) 254-5870
    1.6 PK-5 511

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