Roots Elementary School

  • Roots Elementary School serves 181 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Roots Elementary School's student population of 181 students has grown by 103% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students181 students
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Roots Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Roots Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Roots Elementary School is 0.57, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
Two or more races
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Roots Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.570.60
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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