Cheyenne Wells Elementary School

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395 North 5th West
Cheyenne Wells, CO 80810
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Cheyenne Wells Elementary School serves 113 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
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 2017-18 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 Placements

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

School Overview

Cheyenne Wells Elementary School's student population of 113 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students113 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Cheyenne Wells Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#436 out of 1768 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
44%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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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%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.200.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
34%
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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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCheyenne County School District No. Re-5 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 Cheyenne Wells Elementary School is Cheyenne Wells Junior/high School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Weskan Elementary School (21.1 miles away)
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