24489 Main Street
Elbert, CO 80106
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Elbert Junior-senior High School serves 138 students in grades 6-12.
Elbert Junior-senior High 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Elbert Junior-senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Elbert Junior-senior High School's student population of 138 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
138 students
This chart display total students of Elbert Junior-senior High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Elbert Junior-senior High School
Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Elbert Junior-senior High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Elbert Junior-senior High School by grade.

School Rankings

Elbert Junior-senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Elbert Junior-senior High School is 0.12, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1603 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Elbert Junior-senior High School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elbert Junior-senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elbert Junior-senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Elbert Junior-senior High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Elbert Junior-senior High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Elbert Junior-senior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Elbert Junior-senior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Elbert Junior-senior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
94%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Elbert Junior-senior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Elbert Junior-senior High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elbert Junior-senior High School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.12
This chart display the diversity score of Elbert Junior-senior High School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥80%
80%
This chart display graduation rate of Elbert Junior-senior High School and public school graduation rate of Colorado by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Elbert Junior-senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elbert Junior-senior High 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Elbert Junior-senior High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

27 Parenting Tips for School Success
From managing homework to avoiding helicopter parenting, this article provides 27 insightful tips for parents to help their children succeed academically.
Safety First: School Bus Safety Week Focuses on Keeping Students Safe on the Road
Learn about what schools have planned for school bus safety week, as well as problems school bus drivers commonly face while transporting students to and from school.
Chicagoans Asked to Pay More Taxes to Support Local Schools
Learn about the recent decision by Mayor Emanuel to raise property taxes to provide additional funding for local schools – and the controversy surrounding his decision.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 138 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12 (Btm 50%)

Quick Links