Federal Heights Elementary School

  • Federal Heights Elementary School serves 605 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 13% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Federal Heights Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Federal Heights Elementary School's student population of 605 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students605 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Federal Heights Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Federal Heights Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Federal Heights Elementary School is 0.13, 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 School Rank#1721 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Federal Heights Elementary 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)
13%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Federal Heights Elementary 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 Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Federal Heights Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Federal Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
92%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Federal Heights Elementary 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 Federal Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
8%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Federal Heights Elementary 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
n/a
4%
Diversity Score0.130.60
This chart display the diversity score of Federal Heights Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Federal Heights Elementary 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
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Federal Heights Elementary 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 NameAdams 12 Five Star Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Federal Heights Elementary School is Northglenn High School (1.3 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Stem Launch (0.6 miles away)
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