Glacier Peak Elementary School

12060 Jasmine Street
Brighton, CO 80605
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Glacier Peak Elementary School serves 471 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (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 47% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Glacier Peak Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Glacier Peak Elementary School's student population of 471 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students471 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Glacier Peak 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 diversity score of Glacier Peak Elementary School is 0.59, 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
#857 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
37%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
52%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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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 Glacier Peak Elementary School is Stargate Charter School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Shadow Ridge Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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