Downey Elementary School (Closed 2008)

  • Downey Elementary School served 66 students in grades 1-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 49% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students66 students
This chart display total students of Downey Elementary School by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Downey Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Downey Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
American Indian
30%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Downey Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Downey Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
18%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Downey Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Downey Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 1996-97 school year data.
White
51%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Downey Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Downey Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.620.40
This chart display the diversity score of Downey Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Downey Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Downey Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontezuma-Cortez No. Re-1 School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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