Naturita Elementary School

  • Naturita Elementary School serves 128 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Naturita Elementary School's student population of 128 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 28% 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 1,718 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Naturita Elementary School is 0.20, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1539 out of 1718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
89%
53%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Naturita Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.200.60
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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

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