Heatherwood Elementary School

  • Heatherwood Elementary School serves 357 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Heatherwood Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Heatherwood Elementary School's student population of 357 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heatherwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heatherwood Elementary School is 0.29, 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#413 out of 1768 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
84%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.290.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heatherwood 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 NameBoulder Valley School District No. Re2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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