Calhan Elementary School

  • Calhan Elementary School serves 191 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Calhan Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 23% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Calhan Elementary School's student population of 191 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Calhan Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Calhan Elementary School is 0.39, 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#857 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Calhan Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Calhan Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
77%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Calhan Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.390.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Calhan 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 NameCalhan District No. Rj1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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