Pagosa Springs Elementary School

141 South 10th Street
Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Pagosa Springs Elementary School serves 583 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Pagosa Springs 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Pagosa Springs Elementary School's student population of 583 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students583 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Pagosa Springs Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pagosa Springs Elementary School is 0.59, 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
#1148 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
40%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
50%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArchuleta County School District No. 50 Jt School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pagosa Springs Elementary School is Pagosa Springs High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Pagosa Springs Middle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pagosa Springs Pagosa Springs High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 450 students
    0.7 miles
    800 South 8th Street
    Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
    (970) 264-2231
    0.7 9-12 450
  • Pagosa Springs Pagosa Springs Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 558 students
    0.7 miles
    309 Lewis Street
    Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
    (970) 264-2794
    0.7 5-8 558
  • Pagosa Springs Pagosa Peak Open School Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 69 students
    2.3 miles
    7 Parelli Way
    Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
    (970) 317-2151
    2.3 K-4 69
  • Dulce Dulce Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 327 students
    22.1 miles
    Hawk Dr
    Dulce, NM 87528
    (505) 759-3353
    22.1 PK-5 327
  • Dulce Dulce High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 198 students
    22.1 miles
    113 Hawk Dr
    Dulce, NM 87528
    (505) 759-3353
    22.1 9-12 198

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