French Elementary School

  • French Elementary School serves 564 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (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 39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • French 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • French Elementary School's student population of 564 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students564 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • French 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 French Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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#957 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:1n/a
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
30%
34%
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Black
11%
5%
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White
45%
53%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score0.690.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District No. 3 In The County Of El Paso And State Of School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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