Edgewater Elementary School

  • Edgewater Elementary School serves 458 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Edgewater Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

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School Overview

  • Edgewater Elementary School's student population of 458 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edgewater Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edgewater Elementary School is 0.28, 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#1527 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
84%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
12%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.280.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edgewater Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District No. R-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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