North Elementary School

  • North Elementary School serves 373 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the CO average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 46%.
  • North Elementary School operates within the 27j School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 373 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students373 students
North Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %North Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
North Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeNorth Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
North Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
North Elementary School American Indian Students (1995-2011)
Asian
n/a
3%
North Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2012)
Hispanic
88%
33%
North Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
n/a
5%
North Elementary School Black Students (2000-2013)
White
12%
54%
North Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
n/a
4%
North Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.210.60
North 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.
68%
34%
North Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
12%
7%
North Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • 27j School District's student population of 17,108 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,204 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,024 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name 27j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
3
Number of Students Managed17,108575
 27j School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$133 MM$7 MM
 27j School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$130 MM$7 MM
 27j School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,204$12,220
 27j School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,024$11,937
 27j School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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