Lukas Elementary School

9650 West 97th Avenue
Broomfield, CO 80021
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Lukas Elementary School serves 247 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lukas 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 top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 247 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Lukas Elementary School's student population of 247 students has declined by 51% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 41% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
247 students
This chart display total students of Lukas Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Lukas Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Lukas Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Lukas Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Lukas Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Lukas Elementary School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1041 out of 1734 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Lukas Elementary School, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lukas Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lukas 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lukas Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Lukas Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lukas Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
26%
35%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lukas Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lukas Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
61%
52%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lukas Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lukas Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lukas Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.56
This chart display the diversity score of Lukas Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lukas Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lukas Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lukas Elementary School's ranking?
Lukas Elementary School is ranked #1041 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
11-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Lukas Elementary School?
247 students attend Lukas Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
61% of Lukas Elementary School students are White, 26% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lukas Elementary School?
Lukas Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is equal to the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Lukas Elementary School offer ?
Lukas Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Lukas Elementary School part of?
Lukas Elementary School is part of Jefferson County School District No. R-1.

School Reviews

Review Lukas Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Spitting Rhymes for Flashy Grades: The Link Between Hip Hop Curriculum and Improved Learning
Spitting Rhymes for Flashy Grades: The Link Between Hip Hop Curriculum and Improved Learning
Can rap lyrics and hip hop beats help students learn more? Studies and some public schools say yes!
When Field Trips Turn Deadly: Who is Responsible?
When Field Trips Turn Deadly: Who is Responsible?
Recent deaths during field trips have parents and school officials questioning the safety of these excursions. Learn about these tragedies and what parameters should be in place to ensure a safe field trip.
D.C. Schools: Controversial Growth of Charter Schools
D.C. Schools: Controversial Growth of Charter Schools
Charter schools are growing in DC, and we analyze the response to recent numbers that show the student population in D.C. charter schools has outpaced the numbers for traditional public schools throughout the district.

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 247 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Quick Links