Paonia Elementary School

  • Paonia Elementary School serves 196 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Paonia Elementary School's student population of 196 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students196 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paonia Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paonia Elementary School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#182 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
16%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Paonia Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Paonia Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
82%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Paonia Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paonia Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.300.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paonia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDelta County Joint No. 50 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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