Naturita Elementary School

141 West Main Street
Naturita, CO 81422
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Naturita Elementary School serves 128 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Naturita 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Naturita Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Naturita Elementary School's student population of 128 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students128 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Naturita 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 Naturita Elementary School is 0.22, 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
#1610 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
88%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Naturita 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 NameWest End School District No. Re-2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Naturita Elementary School is Nucla High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nucla Middle School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Norwood Public Schools (16.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nucla Nucla High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 60 students
    3.9 miles
    225 West 4th Street
    Nucla, CO 81424
    (970) 864-7350
    3.9 9-12 60
  • Nucla Nucla Middle School Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 36 students
    3.9 miles
    225 West 4th Avenue
    Nucla, CO 81424
    (970) 864-7350
    3.9 7-8 36
  • Norwood Norwood Public Schools Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 239 students
    16.0 miles
    1225 West Summit Street
    Norwood, CO 81423
    (970) 327-4336
    16 PK-12 239
  • Paradox Paradox Valley Charter School Charter School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 93 students
    24.3 miles
    21501 6 Mile Road
    Paradox, CO 81429
    (970) 859-7236
    24.3 PK-12 93
  • Dove Creek Dove Creek High School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 126 students
    36.0 miles
    525 North Main Street
    Dove Creek, CO 81324
    (970) 677-2237
    36 6-12 126

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