Elk Creek Elementary School

13304 South U S Highway 285
Pine, CO 80470
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Elk Creek Elementary School serves 388 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Elk Creek Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Elk Creek Elementary School's student population of 388 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Elk Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Elk Creek Elementary School is 0.20, 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
#148 out of 1768 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
89%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.200.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Elk Creek Elementary School is Conifer Senior High School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Jefferson Middle School (6.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Deer Creek Elementary School (5.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Conifer Conifer Senior High School Math: 60% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 879 students
    5.2 miles
    10441 County Highway 73
    Conifer, CO 80433
    (303) 982-5255
    5.2 9-12 879
  • Bailey Deer Creek Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 450 students
    5.3 miles
    1737 Cr 43
    Bailey, CO 80421
    (303) 838-7666
    5.3 PK-5 450
  • Conifer West Jefferson Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 343 students
    6.0 miles
    26501 Barkley Road
    Conifer, CO 80433
    (303) 982-2975
    6 PK-5 343
  • Conifer West Jefferson Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 534 students
    6.4 miles
    9449 South Barnes Street
    Conifer, CO 80433
    (303) 982-3056
    6.4 6-8 534
  • Evergreen Marshdale Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 325 students
    8.8 miles
    26663 North Turkey Creek Road
    Evergreen, CO 80439
    (303) 982-5188
    8.8 K-5 325

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