Alamosa School District No. Re-11j School District
- For the 2020-21 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools in Alamosa School District No. Re-11j School District, serving 1,729 students. Public elementary schools in Alamosa School District No. Re-11j School District have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Colorado public elementary school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Colorado.
- Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public elementary school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado public elementary school average of 17:1.
|School District Name||Alamosa School District No. Re-11j School District|
|School District Website||http://alamosa.k12.co.us|
|School District Phone Number||(719) 587-1600|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (CO)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||1,439 Schools|
|# of Students||1,729 Students||635,197 Students|
|# of Teachers||99 Teachers||37,308 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||17:1|
- Alamosa School District No. Re-11j School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 179 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (CO)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#110 out of 183 school districts|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||20 Students||4,326 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||12 Students||19,812 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||1,152 Students||216,128 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||12 Students||29,271 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||495 Students||336,333 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||1 Student||1,598 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||37 Students||27,717 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||25,023|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||177||62,778|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||198||64,721|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||206||65,406|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||206||67,740|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||180||69,560|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||178||69,605|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||182||69,199|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||179||58,782|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||174||57,676|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||27||6,435|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||9||5,993|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||8||5,866|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||5||6,413|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $10,041 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,813. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $9,401 is less than the state median of $13,317. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (CO)|
|Total Revenue||$24 MM||$8 MM|
|Spending||$22 MM||$8 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$10,041||$13,813|
|Revenue / Student||$9,401||$13,317|
Alamosa School District No. Re-11j School District Public Elementary Schools (2020-21)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Alamosa Elementary School 1709 West 10th Street
Alamosa, CO 81101
Grades: K-5 | 1,145 student
- Ortega Middle School 401 Victoria Avenue
Alamosa, CO 81101
Grades: 6-8 | 527 students
- Alamosa Ombudsman School Of Excellence 2431 Main Street
Alamosa, CO 81101
Grades: 6-12 | 57 students
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