518 Dungan Street
Otis, CO 80743
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Otis Elementary School serves 102 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Otis Elementary 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 20-29% (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 30-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 102 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Otis Elementary School's student population of 102 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
102 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Otis Elementary 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 Otis Elementary School is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1197 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
10%
34%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
87%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% CO state average), while 30-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).

How many students attend Otis Elementary School?

102 students attend Otis Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

87% of Otis Elementary School students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Otis Elementary School?

Otis Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 15:1.

What grades does Otis Elementary School offer ?

Otis Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

What school district is Otis Elementary School part of?

Otis Elementary School is part of Otis School District No. R-3.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 102 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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