Morton Elementary School

  • Morton Elementary School serves 571 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the CO average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 46%.
  • Morton Elementary School operates within the Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 571 students has grown by 34% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students571 students
Morton Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Morton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Morton Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeMorton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
Morton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Morton Elementary School American Indian Students (1991-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Morton Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
64%
33%
Morton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
5%
Morton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
31%
54%
Morton Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Morton Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Morton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMorton Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.500.60
Morton Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
65%
34%
Morton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
7%
Morton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District's student population of 18,131 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,425 in this district is less than the state average of $14,042. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,328 is less than the state average of $13,805. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NamePueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
3
Number of Students Managed18,131575
Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$152 MM$8 MM
Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$150 MM$8 MM
Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$8,425$14,042
Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$8,328$13,805
Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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