Joe Shoemaker School

  • Joe Shoemaker School serves 410 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Joe Shoemaker School's student population of 410 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students410 students
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Joe Shoemaker School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Joe Shoemaker School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joe Shoemaker School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1688 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
33%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
42%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
Asian
7%
3%
Hispanic
38%
34%
Black
18%
5%
White
33%
53%
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Joe Shoemaker School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.710.40
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
35%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District Name No. 1 in the county of Denver and State of C School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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