Lewis-palmer Elementary School

  • Lewis-palmer Elementary School serves 421 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 64% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Lewis-palmer Elementary School's student population of 421 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lewis-palmer Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lewis-palmer Elementary School is 0.30, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#169 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lewis-palmer 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lewis-palmer Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
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White
83%
53%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lewis-palmer Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.300.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lewis-palmer Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLewis-Palmer Consolidated No. 38 in the co School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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