Jordahl Elementary School

800 Progress Drive
Fountain, CO 80817
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Jordahl Elementary School serves 535 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Jordahl 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Jordahl Elementary School's student population of 535 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students535 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Jordahl Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Jordahl Elementary School is 0.63, which is more 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
#984 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
26%
34%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
54%
53%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.630.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFountain School District No. 8 In The County Of El Paso An School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jordahl Elementary School is Fountain-fort Carson High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Welte Education Center (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eagleside Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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