Fisher's Peak Elementary School

  • Fisher's Peak Elementary School serves 341 students in grades 2-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (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 28% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fisher's Peak 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 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Fisher's Peak Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Fisher's Peak Elementary School's student population of 341 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-5
Total Students341 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fisher's Peak 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 diversity score of Fisher's Peak Elementary School is 0.39, 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#1242 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
75%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
22%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fisher's Peak Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.390.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fisher's Peak 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 NameTrinidad School District 1 In The County Of Las Animas And School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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