Olathe Middle School

326 Highway 50
Olathe, CO 81425
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Olathe Middle School serves 201 students in grades 6-8.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 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% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Olathe Middle School's student population of 201 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students201 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Rankings

Olathe Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Olathe Middle School is 0.51, 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
#1447 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
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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
50%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
49%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 Olathe Middle School is Olathe High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Centennial Middle School (9.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Olathe Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Olathe Olathe High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 314 students
    0.2 miles
    410 Highway 50
    Olathe, CO 81425
    (970) 252-7950
    0.2 9-12 314
  • Olathe Olathe Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 447 students
    1.2 miles
    326 North 3rd Street
    Olathe, CO 81425
    (970) 252-7940
    1.2 K-5 447
  • Montrose Vista Charter School Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 217 students
    8.9 miles
    932 North Park Avenue Building
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970) 249-4470
    8.9 9-12 217
  • Montrose Northside Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 366 students
    9.2 miles
    528 North Uncompahgre
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970) 249-2554
    9.2 K-5 366
  • Montrose Centennial Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 614 students
    9.9 miles
    1100 South 5th Street
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970) 249-2576
    9.9 6-8 614

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