Chatfield Elementary School

3188 D1/2 Road
Grand Junction, CO 81504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Chatfield Elementary School serves 398 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Chatfield 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Chatfield Elementary School's student population of 398 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Chatfield 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 diversity score of Chatfield Elementary School is 0.45, 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
#1549 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
25%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
70%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.450.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
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 Chatfield Elementary School is Central High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grand Mesa Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rocky Mountain Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clifton Rocky Mountain Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 470 students
    0.7 miles
    3260 D1/2 Road
    Clifton, CO 81520
    (970) 254-4900
    0.7 PK-5 470
  • Grand Junction Central High School Math: 20% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,518 student
    1.3 miles
    3130 E1/2 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81504
    (970) 254-6200
    1.3 9-12 1,518
  • Grand Junction Grand Mesa Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 608 students
    1.4 miles
    585 31-1/2 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81504
    (970) 254-6270
    1.4 6-8 608
  • Grand Junction Pear Park Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 472 students
    1.6 miles
    432 30 1/4 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81504
    (970) 254-5960
    1.6 PK-5 472
  • Clifton Clifton Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 456 students
    1.7 miles
    3276 F Road
    Clifton, CO 81520
    (970) 254-4760
    1.7 PK-5 456

School Reviews

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I think this is a very great school I would recommend it to anyone because when my son and my daughter get home from school they tell me what a great day they have and they always have smiles on their faces!!
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