Iron Horse Elementary School

20151 Tallman Drive
Parker, CO 80138
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Iron Horse Elementary School serves 477 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Iron Horse Elementary School placed in the top 20% 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Iron Horse Elementary School's student population of 477 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Iron Horse Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Iron Horse Elementary School is 0.42, 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
#303 out of 1768 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
75%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.420.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDouglas County 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 to Iron Horse Elementary School is Legend High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Global Village Academy - Douglas County (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Parker Global Village Academy - Douglas County Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-7 | 312 students
    1.0 miles
    10940 South Parker Road #781
    Parker, CO 80134
    (720) 476-8044
    1 PK-7 312
  • Parker Parker Core Knowledge Charter School Charter School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-8 | 703 students
    1.1 miles
    1161 North Pine Drive
    Parker, CO 80138
    (303) 840-7070
    1.1 K-8 703
  • Parker Pioneer Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 488 students
    1.1 miles
    10881 Riva Ridge Street
    Parker, CO 80138
    (303) 387-8400
    1.1 PK-5 488
  • Parker Cimarron Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,401 student
    1.6 miles
    22219 Hilltop Road
    Parker, CO 80138
    (720) 433-0120
    1.6 6-8 1,401
  • Parker Legend High School Math: 46% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,116 students
    1.6 miles
    22219 Hilltop Road
    Parker, CO 80138
    (303) 387-4500
    1.6 9-12 2,116

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