Delta County Joint District No. 50 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 17 public schools serving 4,793 students in Delta County Joint District No. 50 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Colorado.
Public Schools in Delta County Joint District No. 50 School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Delta County Joint District No. 50 School District are North Fork Montessori @ Crawford, Paonia Elementary School and Cedaredge High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Delta County Joint District No. 50 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Delta County Joint District No. 50 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Colorado for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Delta County Joint District No. 50 School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CO)
# Schools
17 Schools
1,918 Schools
# Students
4,793 Students
881,937 Students
# Teachers
277 Teachers
53,045 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Delta County Joint District No. 50 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 185 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CO)
Overall District Rank
#73 out of 186 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Delta County Joint District No. 50  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Delta County Joint District No. 50  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Delta County Joint District No. 50  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Delta County Joint District No. 50  School District and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.45
0.61
# American Indian Students
20 Students
5,836 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
47 Students
28,404 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
1,129 Students
301,375 Students
% Hispanic Students
24%
34%
# Black Students
18 Students
40,310 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
3,393 Students
462,435 Students
% White Students
71%
52%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
2,451 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
182 Students
40,787 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
241
26,250
# Students in K Grade:
266
58,131
# Students in 1st Grade:
343
61,684
# Students in 2nd Grade:
341
61,401
# Students in 3rd Grade:
328
62,293
# Students in 4th Grade:
398
63,472
# Students in 5th Grade:
360
64,703
# Students in 6th Grade:
349
67,370
# Students in 7th Grade:
352
69,201
# Students in 8th Grade:
362
69,365
# Students in 9th Grade:
392
70,949
# Students in 10th Grade:
355
68,743
# Students in 11th Grade:
347
67,226
# Students in 12th Grade:
359
71,149
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,392 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,134. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,434 is less than the state median of $13,247. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue
$55 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Delta County Joint District No. 50  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$50 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Delta County Joint District No. 50  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,392
$14,134
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Delta County Joint District No. 50  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,434
$13,247
This chart display average spending per public school student in Delta County Joint District No. 50  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Delta County Joint District No. 50 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
North Fork Montessori @ Crawford
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
51 Fir Ave
Crawford, CO 81415
(970) 921-4935
Grades: PK-6
| 120 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Paonia Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
430 Box Elder
Paonia, CO 81428
(970) 527-3639
Grades: PK-6
| 190 students
Rank: #33.
Cedaredge High School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
575 Se Deer Creek Dr
Cedaredge, CO 81413
(970) 856-6882
Grades: 9-12
| 277 students
Rank: #44.
North Fork School Of Integrated Studies
Magnet School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
430 Box Elder
Paonia, CO 81428
(970) 527-3639
Grades: K-6
| 79 students
Rank: #55.
Cedaredge Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
380 N Grand Mesa Drive
Cedaredge, CO 81413
(970) 856-3885
Grades: PK-5
| 321 students
Rank: #66.
Paonia High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
846 Grand Avenue
Paonia, CO 81428
(970) 527-4882
Grades: 7-12
| 213 students
Rank: #77.
Hotchkiss High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
438 Bulldog St
Hotchkiss, CO 81419
(970) 872-3882
Grades: 9-12
| 180 students
Rank: #88.
Hotchkiss Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
465 Lorah Lane
Hotchkiss, CO 81419
(970) 872-3325
Grades: PK-8
| 284 students
Rank: #99.
Delta Academy Of Applied Learning
Alternative School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
239 E 6th Street
Delta, CO 81416
(970) 874-0835
Grades: 5-8
| 23 students
Rank: #1010.
Delta High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1400 Pioneer Road
Delta, CO 81416
(970) 874-8031
Grades: 9-12
| 632 students
Rank: #1111.
Garnet Mesa Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
600 A Street
Delta, CO 81416
(970) 874-8003
Grades: K-5
| 490 students
Rank: #1212.
Cedaredge Middle School
Math: 29% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
845 Se Deer Creek Drive
Cedaredge, CO 81413
(970) 856-3118
Grades: 6-8
| 207 students
Rank: #1313.
Delta Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
910 Grand Avenue
Delta, CO 81416
(970) 874-8046
Grades: 6-8
| 469 students
Rank: #1414.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1050 Hastings
Delta, CO 81416
(970) 874-3700
Grades: K-5
| 477 students
Rank: #1515.
Vision Charter Academy
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1080 Pioneer Rd
Delta, CO 81416
(970) 874-8226
Grades: K-12
| 587 students
Rank: #1616.
Grand Mesa Choice Academy
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
822 Grand Avenue
Delta, CO 81416
(970) 874-2753
Grades: 7-12
| 85 students
Rank: n/an/a
822 Grand Avenue
Delta, CO 81416
(970) 874-9517
Grades: PK
| 159 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Delta County Joint District No. 50
  • 145 WEST 4TH STREET, DELTA, CO, 81416-8390
  • (970) 874-4438
  • deltaschools.com
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,793 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Top 30% in CO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45

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