Lamar School District No. Re-2 School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 6 top public schools in Lamar School District No. Re-2 School District, serving 1,577 students.
  • Public school in Lamar School District No. Re-2 School District have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus Colorado public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus 42% Colorado statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Alta Vista Charter School, with 50-59% math proficiency and 55-59% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Colorado or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic) , which is more than the Colorado public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Colorado public school average of 17:1.

Overview

School District NameLamar School District No. Re-2 School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lamarschools.org
School District Phone Number(719)336-3251
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CO)
# of Schools6 Schools1,908 Schools
# of Students1,577 Students906,546 Students
# of Teachers106 Teachers51,658 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1

District Comparison

  • Lamar School District No. Re-2 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 178 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has increased from 60-64% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lamar School District No. Re-2  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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lamar School District No. Re-2  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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate75-79%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lamar School District No. Re-2  School District and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.520.60
# of American Indian Students11 Students6,513 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students2 Students28,347 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students881 Students304,396 Students
% Hispanic Students
56%
33%
# of Black Students6 Students41,626 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# of White Students659 Students487,030 Students
% White Students
42%
54%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,224 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students18 Students36,398 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:13132,499
# of Students in Kindergarten:9164,043
# of Students in 1st Grade:10865,427
# of Students in 2nd Grade:12567,536
# of Students in 3rd Grade:12169,265
# of Students in 4th Grade:10569,522
# of Students in 5th Grade:12368,886
# of Students in 6th Grade:11567,927
# of Students in 7th Grade:11467,840
# of Students in 8th Grade:12367,959
# of Students in 9th Grade:11168,566
# of Students in 10th Grade:11766,516
# of Students in 11th Grade:10764,354
# of Students in 12th Grade:8666,206
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,185 in this school district is less than the state average of $12,657. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,760 is less than the state average of $12,191. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CO)
Total Revenue$15 MM$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lamar School District No. Re-2  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$15 MM$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Lamar School District No. Re-2  School District and average spending for each school distric in CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,185$12,657
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lamar School District No. Re-2  School District and average revenue per public school student in CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,760$12,191
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lamar School District No. Re-2  School District and average spending per public school student in CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Lamar School District No. Re-2 School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | CO School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Lamar Alta Vista Charter School Charter School
    Math: 50-59% / Reading: 55-59% | Top 20%
    8785 Cr Ll
    Lamar, CO 81052
    (719)336-2154

    Grades: K-6 | 126 students
  • Lamar Lamar High School Math: 30-34% / Reading: 25-29% | Bottom 50%
    1900 South 11th Street
    Lamar, CO 81052
    (719)336-3488

    Grades: 9-12 | 421 students
  • Lamar Lamar Middle School Math: 19% / Reading: 21% | Bottom 50%
    104 West Park
    Lamar, CO 81052
    (719)336-7436

    Grades: 6-8 | 339 students
  • Lamar Melvin Hendrickson Development Center
    510 Savage Avenue
    Lamar, CO 81052
    (719)336-2022

    Grades: PK | 131 students
  • Lamar Parkview Elementary School Math: 24% / Reading: 30% | Bottom 50%
    1105 Parkview
    Lamar, CO 81052
    (719)336-7413

    Grades: 3-5 | 294 students
  • Lamar Washington Elementary School
    510 South 9th Street
    Lamar, CO 81052
    (719)336-7764

    Grades: K-2 | 266 students
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