Northside Elementary School

  • Northside Elementary School serves 344 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • 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 20-24% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Northside Elementary School's student population of 344 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students344 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northside Elementary School is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1267 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
63%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
36%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.480.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontrose County Re-1J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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    1.0 miles
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