North Fork Montessori School (Closed 2015)

North Fork Montessori School served 79 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥90% (which was higher than the Colorado state average of 57%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥90% (which was higher than the Colorado state average of 69%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
79 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
≥90%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
≥90%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
34%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
78%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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