John W Thimmig Elementary School

  • John W Thimmig Elementary School serves 728 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • John W Thimmig Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • John W Thimmig Elementary School's student population of 728 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students728 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John W Thimmig Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,704 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John W Thimmig Elementary School is 0.57, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1041 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
52%
33%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
40%
54%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John W Thimmig Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.570.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District Name 27j School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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