Glenwood Springs Elementary School

915 School Street
Glenwood Springs, CO 81602
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1.00 5 1 (1 review)
Glenwood Springs Elementary School serves 560 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Glenwood Springs 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (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 27% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Glenwood Springs Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Glenwood Springs Elementary School's student population of 560 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students560 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Glenwood Springs 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 Glenwood Springs Elementary School is 0.46, 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
#1355 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
67%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
31%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.460.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Glenwood Springs 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 NameRoaring Fork School District No. Re-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Glenwood Springs Elementary School is Yampah Mountain School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Glenwood Springs Yampah Mountain School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 153 students
    0.4 miles
    695 Red Mountain Drive
    Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
    (970) 945-9463
    0.4 6-12 153
  • Glenwood Springs Yampah Teen Parent Program High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 33 students
    0.4 miles
    695 Red Mountain Dr
    Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
    (970) 945-9463
    0.4 9-12 33
  • Glenwood Springs Glenwood Springs High School Math: 43% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 948 students
    0.5 miles
    1521 Grand Avenue
    Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
    (970) 384-5555
    0.5 9-12 948
  • Glenwood Springs Glenwood Springs Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 422 students
    2.1 miles
    120 Soccerfield Road
    Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
    (970) 384-5500
    2.1 6-8 422
  • Glenwood Springs Sopris Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 403 students
    2.5 miles
    1150 Mount Sopris Drive
    Glenwood Springs, CO 81602
    (970) 384-5400
    2.5 PK-5 403

School Reviews

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This school is a bad staff abused my autistic child, three of the staff had incidents with abuse, low test scores and no advance placement, cps had been involved but the staff who abused her are still present, no stars for this school.
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