Runyon Elementary School

7455 South Elati Street
Littleton, CO 80120
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Runyon Elementary School serves 487 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Runyon Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (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 70% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Runyon Elementary School's student population of 487 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students487 students
This chart display total students of Runyon Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Runyon Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Runyon Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Runyon Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Runyon Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Runyon Elementary School is 0.27, 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
#169 out of 1768 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Runyon Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Runyon 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Runyon 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Runyon Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Runyon Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Runyon Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Runyon Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Runyon Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
85%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Runyon Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Runyon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Runyon Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.270.60
This chart display the diversity score of Runyon 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
5%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Runyon 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 Runyon 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 NameLittleton School District No. 6 In The County Of Arapahoe School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Runyon Elementary School is Heritage High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Euclid Middle School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Littleton Heritage High School Math: 60% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,711 student
    0.3 miles
    1401 West Geddes Avenue
    Littleton, CO 80120
    (303) 347-7600
    0.3 9-12 1,711
  • Littleton Euclid Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 762 students
    0.8 miles
    777 West Euclid Avenue
    Littleton, CO 80120
    (303) 347-7800
    0.8 6-8 762
  • Littleton Hopkins Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 347 students
    0.9 miles
    7171 South Pennsylvania Street
    Littleton, CO 80122
    (303) 347-4550
    0.9 PK-5 347
  • Littleton Littleton Academy Charter School
    Math: 66% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-8 | 466 students
    0.9 miles
    1200 West Mineral Avenue
    Littleton, CO 80120
    (303) 798-5252
    0.9 K-8 466
  • Littleton Moody Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
    1.2 miles
    6390 South Windermere Street
    Littleton, CO 80120
    (303) 347-4600
    1.2 PK-5 377

School Reviews

Review Runyon Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
While Facebook is getting all the attention in teen social media, LinkedIn offers some serious benefits in networking and professional grooming. We look at how high school student can use this network to their advantage.
Teach for America has been applauded for many of its exemplary teachers and innovative training, but can the model be sustained throughout all communities? Learn about what the proponents and critics have to say.
The Obama administration is proposing to leave NCLB behind. Learn about the proposed reforms that will change the No Child Left Behind Act.