Caliche Elementary School

26308 County Road 65
Iliff, CO 80736
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Caliche Elementary School serves 141 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Caliche 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 top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 141 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Caliche Elementary School's student population of 141 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
141 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Caliche Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Caliche Elementary School is 0.35, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#989 out of 1734 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
21%
35%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
78%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Caliche Elementary School's ranking?
Caliche Elementary School is ranked #989 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Caliche Elementary School often compared to?
Caliche Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Peetz Elementary School, Ayres Elementary School, Campbell Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 40-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Caliche Elementary School?
141 students attend Caliche Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Caliche Elementary School students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Caliche Elementary School?
Caliche Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Caliche Elementary School offer ?
Caliche Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Caliche Elementary School part of?
Caliche Elementary School is part of School District No. Re-1 Valley.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 141 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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