Erie Middle School

650 Main Street
Erie, CO 80516
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Erie Middle School serves 1,063 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (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 52% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Erie Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Erie Middle School's student population of 1,063 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,063 students
This chart display total students of Erie Middle School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Erie Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Erie Middle School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Erie Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Erie Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Erie Middle School is 0.30, 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
#516 out of 1768 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Erie Middle School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Erie Middle 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Erie Middle 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Erie Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Erie Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Erie Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Erie Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Erie Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
83%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Erie Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Erie Middle 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 Erie Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.300.60
This chart display the diversity score of Erie Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Erie Middle 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
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Erie Middle 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 NameSt. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Erie Middle School is Erie High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Meadowlark School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Erie Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:

School Reviews

Review Erie Middle 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

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn about why technical public high schools are earning attention for their unique career-training opportunities.
In light of an upcoming study on Montessori education in South Carolina, as well as the growing popularity of the Montessori Method in public charter schools, we’ll take a look at the principles behind Montessori education and whether it is an effective method for preparing some students for the professional world or higher education.
Some educators and community leaders are pushing for more math and science at the high school level. Is the move really necessary and if so, how do schools get students more interested in these STEM subjects?