Linton Elementary School

4100 Caribou Drive
Fort Collins, CO 80525
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Linton Elementary School serves 434 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Linton Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (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 35% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Linton Elementary School's student population of 434 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students434 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Linton Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Linton 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 diversity score of Linton Elementary School is 0.54, 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
#906 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
42%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
54%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Linton 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
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Linton 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 NamePoudre School District R-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Linton Elementary School is Fort Collins High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Colorado Early College Fort Collins (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Collins Fort Collins High School Math: 49% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,796 student
    0.7 miles
    3400 Lambkin Way
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 488-8021
    0.7 9-12 1,796
  • Fort Collins Colorado Early College Fort Collins Charter School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-12 | 914 students
    0.8 miles
    4424 Innovation Dr
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 377-0044
    0.8 6-12 914
  • Fort Collins Kruse Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 518 students
    0.9 miles
    4400 Mcmurry Avenue
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 488-5625
    0.9 PK-5 518
  • Fort Collins Traut Core Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-5 | 508 students
    0.9 miles
    2515 Timberwood Drive
    Fort Collins, CO 80528
    (970) 488-7500
    0.9 PK-5 508
  • Fort Collins T.r. Paul Academy Of Arts & Knowledge Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 231 students
    1.0 miles
    4800 Wheaton Dr
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 226-2800
    1 K-5 231

School Reviews

5  
I really like Linton, my daughter is a 1st grader this yr andthe teachers and kids are very nice. She loves it. Thank you for making this school a great place for our kids to learn.
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