Jamestown Elementary School

  • Jamestown Elementary School serves 17 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (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 ≥50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jamestown Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Jamestown Elementary School's student population of 17 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students17 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jamestown 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 diversity score of Jamestown Elementary School is 0.11, 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#388 out of 1768 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jamestown 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jamestown 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Jamestown Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Jamestown Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Jamestown Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jamestown Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 1989-90 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jamestown Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2000-01 school year data.
White
94%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jamestown Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jamestown Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.110.60
This chart display the diversity score of Jamestown Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (13-14)
48%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jamestown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jamestown 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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