Palmer Lake Elementary School

115 Upper Glenway
Palmer Lake, CO 80133
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Palmer Lake Elementary School serves 393 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Palmer Lake Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher 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 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Palmer Lake Elementary School's student population of 393 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students393 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Palmer Lake Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Palmer Lake Elementary School is 0.34, 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
#547 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
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
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.340.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLewis-Palmer Countynsolidated School District No. 38 In The County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Palmer Lake Elementary School is Palmer Ridge High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lewis-palmer Middle School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lewis-palmer Elementary School (3.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Monument Palmer Ridge High School Math: 64% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,181 student
    3.1 miles
    19255 Monument Hill Road
    Monument, CO 80132
    (719) 867-8600
    3.1 9-12 1,181
  • Monument Lewis-palmer Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-8 | 882 students
    3.4 miles
    1776 Woodmoor Drive
    Monument, CO 80132
    (719) 488-4776
    3.4 7-8 882
  • Monument Lewis-palmer Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 428 students
    3.9 miles
    1315 Lake Woodmoor Drive
    Monument, CO 80132
    (719) 488-4750
    3.9 PK-6 428
  • Monument Monument Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,014 student
    4.3 miles
    1150 Village Ridge Point
    Monument, CO 80132
    (719) 481-1950
    4.3 PK-8 1,014
  • Monument Lewis-palmer High School Math: 57% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,064 student
    4.4 miles
    1300 Higby Road
    Monument, CO 80132
    (719) 488-4720
    4.4 9-12 1,064

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