High Peaks Elementary School

  • High Peaks Elementary School serves 305 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the CO average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 46%.
  • High Peaks Elementary School operates within the Boulder Valley No. Re2 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 305 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009, 2015)
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students305 students
High Peaks Elementary School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender %High Peaks Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
High Peaks Elementary School Total Teachers (1997-2015)
Students by GradeHigh Peaks Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
High Peaks Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1997-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
High Peaks Elementary School American Indian Students (2000-2002)
Asian
12%
3%
High Peaks Elementary School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
7%
33%
High Peaks Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
n/a
5%
High Peaks Elementary School Black Students (1999-2013)
White
75%
54%
High Peaks Elementary School White Students (1997-2015)
Two or more races
6%
4%
High Peaks Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHigh Peaks Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.420.60
High Peaks Elementary School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
34%
High Peaks Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
7%
High Peaks Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Boulder Valley No. Re2 School District's student population of 30,908 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,873 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,440 is higher than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District NameBoulder Valley No. Re2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
3
Number of Students Managed30,908575
Boulder Valley No. Re2 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$327 MM$7 MM
Boulder Valley No. Re2 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$374 MM$7 MM
Boulder Valley No. Re2 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,873$12,220
Boulder Valley No. Re2 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,440$11,937
Boulder Valley No. Re2 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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