Pete Mirich Elementary School

300 1st Avenue
La Salle, CO 80645
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Pete Mirich Elementary School serves 366 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Pete Mirich 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 bottom 50%) 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 35-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Pete Mirich Elementary School's student population of 366 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students366 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Pete Mirich 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 Pete Mirich Elementary School is 0.55, 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
#766 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)
35-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
47%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pete Mirich Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
48%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pete Mirich Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.550.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pete Mirich Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWeld County Reorganized School District No. Re-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pete Mirich Elementary School is Frontier Charter Academy (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is North Valley Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Salle North Valley Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 265 students
    0.2 miles
    300 2nd Avenue
    La Salle, CO 80645
    (970) 284-5508
    0.2 6-8 265
  • Evans Centennial Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 547 students
    1.8 miles
    1400 37th Street
    Evans, CO 80620
    (970) 348-1100
    1.8 K-5 547
  • Evans Chappelow K-8 Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 676 students
    2.1 miles
    2001 34th Street
    Evans, CO 80620
    (970) 348-1200
    2.1 PK-8 676
  • Evans Dos Rios Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 525 students
    2.1 miles
    2201 34th Street
    Evans, CO 80620
    (970) 348-1300
    2.1 K-5 525
  • Evans Prairie Heights Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 719 students
    2.7 miles
    3737 65th Avenue
    Evans, CO 80620
    (970) 348-3600
    2.7 6-8 719

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