Devinny Elementary School

  • Devinny Elementary School serves 543 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Devinny Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 46%.

Top Placements

Devinny Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Devinny Elementary School's student population of 543 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students543 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Devinny Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,704 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Devinny Elementary School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#19 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Devinny Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
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White
80%
54%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Devinny Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.340.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Devinny Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County No. R-1 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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