Gilcrest Elementary School

  • Gilcrest Elementary School serves 167 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gilcrest Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Gilcrest Elementary School's student population of 167 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students167 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gilcrest Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gilcrest Elementary School is 0.49, 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#834 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
65%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
33%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.490.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWeld County Reorganized School District No. Re-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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