Norwood Public Schools

  • Norwood Public Schools serves 243 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Norwood Public Schools's student population of 243 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students243 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Norwood Public Schools's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Norwood Public Schools is 0.22, which is less 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#1446 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Norwood Public Schools 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Norwood Public Schools 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Norwood Public Schools 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 Norwood Public Schools and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
88%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Norwood Public Schools and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Norwood Public Schools and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Norwood Public Schools.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.220.39
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Graduation Rate≥80%
78%
This chart display graduation rate of Norwood Public Schools and public school graduation rate of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Norwood Public Schools and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Norwood Public Schools 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 NameNorwood No. R-2J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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