L.w. St. John Elementary School (Closed 2013)

  • L.w. St. John Elementary School served 169 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 45-49% (which was lower than the Colorado state average of 56%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 50-54% (which was lower than the Colorado state average of 70%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students169 students
This chart display total students of L.w. St. John Elementary School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of L.w. St. John Elementary School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of L.w. St. John Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of L.w. St. John 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of L.w. St. John 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of L.w. St. John Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in L.w. St. John Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
37%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in L.w. St. John Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
58%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in L.w. St. John Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in L.w. St. John Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in L.w. St. John Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.530.40
This chart display the diversity score of L.w. St. John Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in L.w. St. John Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in L.w. St. John Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Valley No. 16 in the county of Garfi School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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