La Veta Elementary School

126 East Garland
La Veta, CO 81055
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
La Veta Elementary School serves 108 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
La Veta Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (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 30-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

La Veta Elementary School's student population of 108 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students108 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

La Veta Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 La Veta Elementary School is 0.44, 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
#661 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
27%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
70%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.440.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Veta School District Re-2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to La Veta Elementary School is La Veta Junior-senior High School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Veta La Veta Junior-senior High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 119 students
    0.0 miles
    126 East Garland
    La Veta, CO 81055
    (719) 742-3662
    0 6-12 119
  • Walsenburg John Mall High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 160 students
    14.8 miles
    355 West Pine Street
    Walsenburg, CO 81089
    (719) 738-1610
    14.8 9-12 160
  • Walsenburg Peakview School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 309 students
    14.8 miles
    375 West Pine Street
    Walsenburg, CO 81089
    (719) 738-2190
    14.8 PK-8 309
  • Aguilar Aguilar Elementary School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 77 students
    20.6 miles
    420 North Balsam
    Aguilar, CO 81020
    (719) 941-4188
    20.6 PK-6 77
  • Aguilar Aguilar Junior-senior High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 46 students
    20.6 miles
    420 North Balsam
    Aguilar, CO 81020
    (719) 941-4188
    20.6 7-12 46

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