Cresson Elementary School serves 157 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cresson Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Prekindergarten-5
- Enrollment: 157 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
- Minority Enrollment: 20%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 50% in CO
- Math Proficiency: ≤20% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 50-59% (Top 30%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education
Cresson Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:
Most improved public schools
Cresson Elementary School's student population of 157 students has declined by 34% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Cresson Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Cresson Elementary School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#804 out of 1734 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Cresson Elementary School's ranking?
Cresson Elementary School is ranked #804 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Cresson Elementary School often compared to?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 50-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Cresson Elementary School?
157 students attend Cresson Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
80% of Cresson Elementary School students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cresson Elementary School?
Cresson Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Cresson Elementary School offer ?
Cresson Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Cresson Elementary School part of?
Cresson Elementary School is part of Cripple Creek-Victor School District No. Re-1.
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