Gold Camp Elementary School

  • Gold Camp Elementary School serves 470 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Gold Camp Elementary School's student population of 470 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students470 students
This chart display total students of Gold Camp Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Gold Camp Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Gold Camp Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Gold Camp Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Gold Camp Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gold Camp Elementary School is 0.32, which is less 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#205 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gold Camp 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)
63%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gold Camp 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 Ratio16:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Gold Camp Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Gold Camp Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gold Camp Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gold Camp 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%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gold Camp Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
82%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gold Camp 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
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Gold Camp Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gold Camp Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.320.39
This chart display the diversity score of Gold Camp 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
11%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gold Camp 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
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gold Camp 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 NameCheyenne Mountain No. 12 in the county of E School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Gold Camp Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of public school vouchers as they pertain to the education of students with disabilities.
As of 2014, nineteen states still allow corporal punishment – spanking and paddling the most common choices – in their public schools. However, some argue that not only are these punishments physically harmful, they also are disproportionately administered to students of color. As a result, House democrats have taken up the issue in a new bill that would ban all forms of corporal punishment nationwide.
Every child learns differently and it’s a teacher’s job to meet students where they are and guide them through the learning process. Scaffolding is a teaching tool that helps students develop critical thinking skills and the ability to learn independently.