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 18:1.
  • 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.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009, 2015)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 305 students
High Peaks Elementary School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender % High Peaks Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
High Peaks Elementary School Total Teachers (1997-2015)
Students by Grade High Peaks Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
High Peaks Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2014)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
High Peaks Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
4%
High Peaks Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.42 0.39
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%
10%
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%
2%
High Peaks Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2015)

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 $11,281 in this district is less than the state average of $13,207. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,093 is less than the state average of $13,450. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Boulder Valley No. Re2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
3
Number of Students Managed 30,908 575
Boulder Valley No. Re2 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $339 MM $8 MM
Boulder Valley No. Re2 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $333 MM $8 MM
Boulder Valley No. Re2 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,281 $13,207
Boulder Valley No. Re2 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,093 $13,450
Boulder Valley No. Re2 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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