Ouray Elementary School

400 7th Avenue
Ouray, CO 81427
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Ouray Elementary School serves 90 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Ouray Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Ouray Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Ouray Elementary School's student population of 90 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students90 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Rankings

Ouray Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Ouray Elementary School is 0.33, 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
#241 out of 1783 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
80%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.330.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOuray School District No. R-1 Of The County Of Ouray And School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ouray Elementary School is Ouray Senior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ouray Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Telluride Elementary School (9.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ouray Ouray Middle School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-8 | 21 students
    0.0 miles
    400 7th Avenue
    Ouray, CO 81427
    (970) 325-4505
    0 7-8 21
  • Ouray Ouray Senior High School Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 60 students
    0.0 miles
    400 7th Avenue
    Ouray, CO 81427
    (970) 325-4505
    0 9-12 60
  • Telluride Telluride Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 172 students
    9.8 miles
    447 West Columbia Avenue
    Telluride, CO 81435
    (970) 369-1213
    9.8 PK-2 172
  • Telluride Telluride Intermediate School Math: 49% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 3-6 | 334 students
    9.8 miles
    447 West Columbia
    Telluride, CO 81435
    (970) 728-6615
    9.8 3-6 334
  • Telluride Telluride High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 252 students
    10.0 miles
    725 West Colorado Avenue
    Telluride, CO 81435
    (970) 728-4377
    10 9-12 252

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