Olander Elementary School

  • Olander Elementary School serves 432 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Olander Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

Olander Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Olander Elementary School's student population of 432 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Olander Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Olander Elementary School is 0.38, 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 School Rank#340 out of 1768 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
44%
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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
19%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
77%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.380.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePoudre School District R-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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    (970) 488-7023
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    Grades: PK-5 | 427 students
    1.2 miles
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    Fort Collins, CO 80526
    (970) 488-5000
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  • Fort Collins Webber Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 809 students
    1.2 miles
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  • Fort Collins Blevins Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 652 students
    1.3 miles
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  • Fort Collins Fort Collins Montessori School Charter School
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