Cheraw School

110 Lakeview Avenue
Cheraw, CO 81030
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Cheraw School serves 207 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Cheraw 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 20-24% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Cheraw School's student population of 207 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students207 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Cheraw 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 Cheraw School is 0.38, 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
#1346 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
24%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
75%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.380.60
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
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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 and middle school to Cheraw School is Swink Junior-senior High School (9.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Junta Intermediate School (9.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Junta La Junta Intermediate School Math: 5% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 468 students
    9.1 miles
    901 Smithland Ave.
    La Junta, CO 81050
    (719) 384-9151
    9.1 3-6 468
  • La Junta La Junta Primary School
    Grades: K-2 | 341 students
    9.2 miles
    600 West Topeka
    La Junta, CO 81050
    (719) 384-2991
    9.2 K-2 341
  • Swink Swink Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 195 students
    9.3 miles
    610 Columbia Street
    Swink, CO 81077
    (719) 384-8103
    9.3 K-6 195
  • Swink Swink Junior-senior High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 177 students
    9.3 miles
    610 Columbia Street
    Swink, CO 81077
    (719) 384-8103
    9.3 7-12 177
  • La Junta La Junta Jr/sr High School Math: 13% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 614 students
    9.7 miles
    1817 Smithland Ave
    La Junta, CO 81050
    (719) 384-4467
    9.7 7-12 614

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