Farrell B. Howell Ece-8 School
Farrell B. Howell Ece-8 School serves 795 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Farrell B. Howell Ece-8 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 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 12% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).
Farrell B. Howell Ece-8 School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
Farrell B. Howell Ece-8 School's student population of 795 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Farrell B. Howell Ece-8 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 Farrell B. Howell Ece-8 School is 0.34, 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
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1753 out of 1783 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education
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