4100 Caribou Drive
Fort Collins, CO 80525
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Linton Elementary School serves 434 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Linton 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 bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 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 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
434 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Linton Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 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 Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#880 out of 1783 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Linton Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
42%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Linton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.54
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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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   8/29/2013
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.
- Posted by Parent - hvf5

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 434 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 46%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Top 50%)

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