1820 South Vallejo Street
Denver, CO 80223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
Schmitt Elementary School serves 309 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Schmitt 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

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Schmitt Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Schmitt Elementary School's student population of 309 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
309 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Schmitt Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Schmitt Elementary School is 0.42, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1693 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
10%
3%
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Hispanic
75%
34%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
4%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 309 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.42 (Btm 50%)

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