395 North 5th West
Cheyenne Wells, CO 80810
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School serves 113 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Cheyenne Wells Elementary School's student population of 113 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
113 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Cheyenne Wells Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cheyenne Wells Elementary School is 0.20, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#510 out of 1783 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cheyenne Wells 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cheyenne Wells 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Cheyenne Wells Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cheyenne Wells Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cheyenne Wells Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cheyenne Wells Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
89%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cheyenne Wells Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.20
This chart display the diversity score of Cheyenne Wells Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cheyenne Wells Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cheyenne Wells 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 113 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.20 (Btm 50%)

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