9755 Towner Avenue
Peyton, CO 80831
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Falcon Middle School serves 983 students in grades 6-8.
Falcon Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (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 53% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Falcon Middle School's student population of 983 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
983 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
55 teachers
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School Rankings

Falcon Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Falcon Middle School is 0.48, 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
#772 out of 1783 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
34%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
70%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 983 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Top 50%)

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