Northside Elementary School

528 North Uncompahgre
Montrose, CO 81402
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Northside Elementary School serves 366 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Northside 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 student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Northside Elementary School's student population of 366 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students366 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Northside 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 Northside Elementary School is 0.50, 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
#1534 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
61%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
37%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.500.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontrose County School District Re-1j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Northside Elementary School is Vista Charter School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Centennial Middle School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Montrose Vista Charter School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 217 students
    0.3 miles
    932 North Park Avenue Building
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970) 249-4470
    0.3 9-12 217
  • Montrose Montrose High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,323 student
    0.8 miles
    600 South Selig Avenue
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970) 249-6636
    0.8 9-12 1,323
  • Montrose Centennial Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 614 students
    0.9 miles
    1100 South 5th Street
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970) 249-2576
    0.9 6-8 614
  • Montrose Peak Virtual Academy
    Grades: K-12 | 213 students
    1.1 miles
    526 N. 6th Street
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970) 249-7726
    1.1 K-12 213
  • Montrose Pomona Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 398 students
    1.1 miles
    1045 South Cascade
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970) 249-2514
    1.1 K-5 398

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