Melvin Hendrickson Development Center

  • Melvin Hendrickson Development Center serves 107 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Melvin Hendrickson Development Center's student population of 107 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students107 students
This chart display total students of Melvin Hendrickson Development Center by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Melvin Hendrickson Development Center
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Student : Teacher Ratio36:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Melvin Hendrickson Development Center and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Melvin Hendrickson Development Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
48%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Melvin Hendrickson Development Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Melvin Hendrickson Development Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
50%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Melvin Hendrickson Development Center and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Melvin Hendrickson Development Center and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Melvin Hendrickson Development Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.520.60
This chart display the diversity score of Melvin Hendrickson Development Center and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Melvin Hendrickson Development Center 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
1%
8%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLamar School District No. Re-2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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