1451 East Leroy Drive
Denver, CO 80233
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
Leroy Drive Elementary School serves 438 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Leroy Drive 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

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Leroy Drive Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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School Overview

Leroy Drive Elementary School's student population of 438 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
438 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Leroy Drive Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Leroy Drive Elementary School is 0.60, which is equal to 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 Data
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State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1719 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
53%
34%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
34%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 438 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60 (Top 20%)

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