Lamar School District No. Re-2 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 1,566 students in Lamar School District No. Re-2 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
Public Schools in Lamar School District No. Re-2 School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Lamar School District No. Re-2 School District are Alta Vista Charter School, Lamar High School and Parkview Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Lamar School District No. Re-2 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Lamar School District No. Re-2 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Colorado for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)

Overview

School District Name
Lamar School District No. Re-2 School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CO)
# Schools
6 Schools
1,893 Schools
# Students
1,566 Students
905,726 Students
# Teachers
104 Teachers
51,723 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Lamar School District No. Re-2 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 90-94% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CO)
Overall District Rank
#117 out of 186 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lamar School District No. Re-2  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
35%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
47%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
80%
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 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.52
0.60
# American Indian Students
10 Students
6,423 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
3 Students
28,756 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
892 Students
304,737 Students
% Hispanic Students
57%
34%
# Black Students
9 Students
41,404 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
628 Students
484,030 Students
% White Students
40%
53%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
2,271 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
24 Students
37,754 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
107
32,768
# Students in K Grade:
132
63,335
# Students in 1st Grade:
89
64,697
# Students in 2nd Grade:
107
65,383
# Students in 3rd Grade:
126
67,634
# Students in 4th Grade:
117
69,478
# Students in 5th Grade:
106
69,489
# Students in 6th Grade:
122
68,897
# Students in 7th Grade:
106
67,650
# Students in 8th Grade:
111
67,586
# Students in 9th Grade:
114
69,740
# Students in 10th Grade:
109
66,817
# Students in 11th Grade:
111
64,863
# Students in 12th Grade:
109
67,389
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,522 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,173. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,128 is less than the state median of $15,158. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue
$15 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lamar School District No. Re-2  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$14 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Lamar School District No. Re-2  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,522
$16,173
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lamar School District No. Re-2  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,128
$15,158
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lamar School District No. Re-2  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Lamar School District No. Re-2 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Alta Vista Charter School
Charter School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
8785 Cr Ll
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-2154
Grades: K-6
| 133 students
Rank: #22.
Lamar High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1900 South 11th Street
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-3488
Grades: 9-12
| 443 students
Rank: #33.
Parkview Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1105 Parkview
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-7413
Grades: 3-5
| 293 students
Rank: #44.
Lamar Middle School
Math: 24% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
104 West Park
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-7436
Grades: 6-8
| 320 students
510 Savage Avenue
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-2022
Grades: PK
| 107 students
510 South 9th Street
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-7764
Grades: K-2
| 270 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Lamar School District No. Re-2
  • 210 W PEARL, LAMAR, CO, 81052-3173
  • (719) 336-3251
  • lamarschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,566 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 10% in CO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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