Ranch Creek Elementary School

  • Ranch Creek Elementary School serves 641 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (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 52% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ranch Creek 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 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

Ranch Creek Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Ranch Creek Elementary School's student population of 641 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ranch Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,718 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ranch Creek Elementary School is 0.51, 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 School Rank (16-17)#294 out of 1718 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ranch Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ranch Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ranch Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
16%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ranch Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ranch Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
68%
53%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ranch Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.510.60
This chart display the diversity score of Ranch Creek Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ranch Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ranch Creek 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 NameAcademy School District No. 20 In The County Of El Paso An School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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