Larkspur Elementary School

1103 West Perry Park Avenue
Larkspur, CO 80118
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Larkspur Elementary School serves 216 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Larkspur Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 216 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Larkspur Elementary School's student population of 216 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
216 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Larkspur Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Larkspur Elementary School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#569 out of 1734 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
35%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
82%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Larkspur Elementary School's ranking?
Larkspur Elementary School is ranked #569 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Larkspur Elementary School often compared to?
Larkspur Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Academy Charter School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 50-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Larkspur Elementary School?
216 students attend Larkspur Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Larkspur Elementary School students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Larkspur Elementary School?
Larkspur Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Larkspur Elementary School offer ?
Larkspur Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Larkspur Elementary School part of?
Larkspur Elementary School is part of Douglas County School District No. Re 1.

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break (Schools Closed)
March 18, 2024 (Monday)
Last Day of School for 23-24 School Year
May 23, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 216 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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