North Elementary School (Closed 2012)

  • North Elementary School served 203 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 90-94% (which was higher than the Colorado state average of 82%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 90-94% (which was higher than the Colorado state average of 89%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was equal to the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students203 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of North Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of North Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
89%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of North Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in North Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in North Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
33%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in North Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in North Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
53%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in North Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.610.39
This chart display the diversity score of North Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in North Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District Name No. 3 in the county of El Paso and State of School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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