Children's Kiva Montessori School

510 North Beech Street
Cortez, CO 81312
  • Children's Kiva Montessori School serves 116 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Children's Kiva Montessori School's student population of 116 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 500% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students116 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Children's Kiva Montessori School
Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Children's Kiva Montessori School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#675 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Children's Kiva Montessori 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Children's Kiva Montessori 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
American Indian
15%
1%
Hispanic
10%
34%
White
71%
53%
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Children's Kiva Montessori School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.470.39
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
35%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontezuma-Cortez No. Re-1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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