Cheraw Elementary School (Closed 2018)

110 Lakeview Avenue
Cheraw, CO 81030
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Cheraw Elementary School served 117 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 50-59% (which was approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 57%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 70-79% (which was higher than the Colorado state average of 69%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Cheraw 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 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

Cheraw Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students117 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank (13-14)#812 out of 1737 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cheraw Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cheraw Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cheraw Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
25%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
75%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cheraw Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cheraw Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.380.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cheraw 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 NameCheraw School District No. 31 In The County Of Otero And S School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Cheraw Elementary School is Cheraw School (0.0 miles away)
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