Semper Elementary School

  • Semper Elementary School serves 399 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Semper Elementary School's student population of 399 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students399 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Semper Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Semper Elementary School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#717 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Semper 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 Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Semper Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
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White
57%
53%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Semper Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.600.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Semper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County No. R-1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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