Douglass Elementary School

840 75th Street
Boulder, CO 80303
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Douglass Elementary School serves 435 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Douglass Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Douglass Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Douglass Elementary School's student population of 435 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Rankings

Douglass Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Douglass Elementary School is 0.32, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#342 out of 1783 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
82%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.320.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoulder Valley School District No. Re2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Douglass Elementary School is Arapahoe Ridge High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Nevin Platt Middle School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boulder Arapahoe Ridge High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 103 students
    1.4 miles
    6600 Arapahoe Avenue
    Boulder, CO 80303
    (720) 561-5220
    1.4 9-12 103
  • Boulder Nevin Platt Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 628 students
    1.7 miles
    6096 Baseline Road
    Boulder, CO 80303
    (720) 561-5536
    1.7 6-8 628
  • Louisville Coal Creek Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 416 students
    1.8 miles
    801 West Tamarisk Street
    Louisville, CO 80027
    (720) 561-4500
    1.8 K-5 416
  • Louisville Fireside Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
    2.6 miles
    845 West Dahlia
    Louisville, CO 80027
    (720) 561-7900
    2.6 PK-5 477
  • Louisville Louisville Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 659 students
    2.8 miles
    1341 Main Street
    Louisville, CO 80027
    (720) 561-7400
    2.8 6-8 659

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