Lake County School District No. R-1 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 998 students in Lake County School District No. R-1 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
Public Schools in Lake County School District No. R-1 School District have an average math proficiency score of 19% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 30% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Lake County School District No. R-1 School District are Lake County High School, Lake County Intermediate School and Cloud City High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Lake County School District No. R-1 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public school average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Lake County School District No. R-1 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
5 Schools
1,918 Schools
# Students
998 Students
881,937 Students
# Teachers
57 Teachers
53,045 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Lake County School District No. R-1 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 65-69% has decreased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CO)
Overall District Rank
#147 out of 186 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lake County School District No. R-1  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake County School District No. R-1  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)
30%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake County School District No. R-1  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
65-69%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lake County School District No. R-1  School District and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.48
0.61
# American Indian Students
n/a
5,836 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
2 Students
28,404 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
659 Students
301,375 Students
% Hispanic Students
66%
34%
# Black Students
1 Student
40,310 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
303 Students
462,435 Students
% White Students
31%
52%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
2,451 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
33 Students
40,787 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
63
26,250
# Students in K Grade:
74
58,131
# Students in 1st Grade:
62
61,684
# Students in 2nd Grade:
68
61,401
# Students in 3rd Grade:
64
62,293
# Students in 4th Grade:
65
63,472
# Students in 5th Grade:
67
64,703
# Students in 6th Grade:
67
67,370
# Students in 7th Grade:
79
69,201
# Students in 8th Grade:
92
69,365
# Students in 9th Grade:
88
70,949
# Students in 10th Grade:
82
68,743
# Students in 11th Grade:
61
67,226
# Students in 12th Grade:
66
71,149
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,419 is higher than the state median of $14,134. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,676 is higher than the state median of $13,247. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue
$14 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lake County School District No. R-1  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
$14 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Lake County School District No. R-1  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
$14,419
$14,134
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lake County School District No. R-1  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
$13,676
$13,247
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lake County School District No. R-1  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 Lake County School District No. R-1 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lake County High School
Math: 22% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 West 4th Street
Leadville, CO 80461
(719) 486-6950
Grades: 7-12
| 436 students
Rank: #22.
Lake County Intermediate School
Math: 17% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 West 6th Street
Leadville, CO 80461
(719) 486-6830
Grades: 3-6
| 263 students
Rank: n/an/a
Cloud City High School
Alternative School
1000 4th Street
Leadville, CO 80461
(719) 486-6980
Grades: 10-12
| 32 students
Rank: n/an/a
315 West 6th Street
Leadville, CO 80461
(719) 486-6920
Grades: PK
| 63 students
Rank: n/an/a
130 West 12th Street
Leadville, CO 80461
(719) 486-6890
Grades: K-2
| 204 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Lake County School District No. R-1
  • 328 WEST 5TH STREET, LEADVILLE, CO, 80461
  • (719) 486-6800
  • lakecountyschools.net
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 998 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 65-69% (Btm 50% in CO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48

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