Cheyenne Wells Elementary School

  • Cheyenne Wells Elementary School serves 118 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-49% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Cheyenne Wells Elementary School's student population of 118 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students118 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cheyenne Wells Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cheyenne Wells Elementary School is 0.18, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#837 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
10%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
90%
53%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cheyenne Wells Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.180.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCheyenne County No. Re-5 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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