Olathe Middle School

  • Olathe Middle School serves 201 students in grades 6-8.
  • 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 35-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Olathe Middle 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

Olathe Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Olathe Middle School's student population of 201 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students201 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Olathe Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,718 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Olathe Middle School is 0.52, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1231 out of 1718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
49%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
49%
53%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Olathe Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.520.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontrose County School District Re-1j School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Olathe Olathe High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 324 students
    0.2 miles
    410 Highway 50
    Olathe, CO 81425
    (970)252-7950
    0.2 9-12 324
  • Olathe Olathe Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 419 students
    1.2 miles
    326 North 3rd Street
    Olathe, CO 81425
    (970)252-7940
    1.2 K-5 419
  • Montrose Vista Charter School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 178 students
    8.9 miles
    932 North Park Avenue Building
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970)249-4470
    8.9 9-12 178
  • Montrose Northside Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 344 students
    9.2 miles
    528 North Uncompahgre
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970)249-2554
    9.2 K-5 344
  • Montrose Centennial Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 554 students
    9.9 miles
    1100 South 5th Street
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970)249-2576
    9.9 6-8 554

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