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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools in Florence, CO, serving 1,088 students. Florence has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
Florence, CO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 44% statewide average). Schools in Florence have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Colorado public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Florence, CO are Fremont Elementary School, Fremont Middle School and Florence High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Colorado public school average of 17:1.

Top Florence, CO Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Fremont Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    500 West 5th Street
    Florence, CO 81226
    (719) 784-6303

    Grades: K-5 | 433 students
  • Fremont Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    215 North Maple
    Florence, CO 81226
    (719) 784-4856

    Grades: 6-8 | 309 students
  • Florence High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2006 State Highway 67
    Florence, CO 81226
    (719) 784-6414

    Grades: 9-12 | 346 students
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