Castle Rock Elementary School

  • Castle Rock Elementary School serves 444 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (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 33% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Castle Rock 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

School Overview

  • Castle Rock Elementary School's student population of 444 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students444 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Castle Rock Elementary 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Castle Rock Elementary School is 0.49, 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#1233 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
69%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.490.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Castle Rock 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 NameDouglas County School District No. Re 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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