Letford Elementary School

  • Letford Elementary School serves 524 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (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 39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Letford 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 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Letford Elementary School's student population of 524 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students524 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Letford 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Letford Elementary School is 0.47, 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 School Rank#953 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
32%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
66%
53%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Letford Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.470.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Letford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Letford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWeld County School District No. Re-5j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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