Glacier Peak Elementary School

  • Glacier Peak Elementary School serves 489 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Glacier Peak Elementary School's student population of 489 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students489 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Glacier Peak Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Glacier Peak Elementary School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1109 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Glacier Peak 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Glacier Peak 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
39%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Glacier Peak Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
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White
53%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Glacier Peak Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Glacier Peak Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.570.39
This chart display the diversity score of Glacier Peak Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Glacier Peak Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Glacier Peak Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdams 12 Five Star s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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