Sanborn Elementary School

2235 Vivian Street
Longmont, CO 80501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Sanborn Elementary School serves 426 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sanborn Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower 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 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Sanborn Elementary School's student population of 426 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Sanborn Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Sanborn Elementary School is 0.52, 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
#1114 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
34%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
61%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sanborn Elementary School is Olde Columbine High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Longs Peak Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northridge Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Longmont Northridge Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
    0.7 miles
    1200 19th Avenue
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (303) 772-3040
    0.7 PK-5 377
  • Longmont Longs Peak Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 452 students
    1.1 miles
    1500 14th Avenue
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (303) 776-5611
    1.1 5-8 452
  • Longmont Mountain View Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 345 students
    1.1 miles
    1415 14th Street
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (720) 652-8261
    1.1 PK-4 345
  • Longmont Olde Columbine High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 130 students
    1.4 miles
    1200 South Sunset
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (720) 494-3961
    1.4 9-12 130
  • Longmont Longmont High School Math: 34% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,299 student
    1.6 miles
    1040 Sunset Street
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (303) 776-6014
    1.6 9-12 1,299

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