Cheyenne Wells Elementary School

  • Cheyenne Wells Elementary School serves 105 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the CO average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 46%.
  • Cheyenne Wells Elementary School operates within the Cheyenne County No. Re-5 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 105 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students105 students
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeCheyenne Wells Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2006)
Hispanic
23%
33%
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
5%
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Black Students (1989-2009)
White
77%
54%
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCheyenne Wells Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.360.60
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
36%
34%
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
17%
7%
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Cheyenne County No. Re-5 School District's student population of 182 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,867 is higher than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,985 is higher than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameCheyenne County No. Re-5 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed182575
Cheyenne County No. Re-5 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$4 MM$7 MM
Cheyenne County No. Re-5 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$3 MM$7 MM
Cheyenne County No. Re-5 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$18,867$12,220
Cheyenne County No. Re-5 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,985$11,937
Cheyenne County No. Re-5 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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    0.1 miles
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    21.1 miles
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    WeskanKS 67762
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    21.1 miles
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    24.2 miles
    P O Box 185
    Kit CarsonCO 80825
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    Grades: 6-12 | 61 students
    24.2 miles
    P O Box 185
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