Shawsheen Elementary School

4020 West 7th Street
Greeley, CO 80634
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Shawsheen Elementary School serves 362 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Shawsheen 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 362 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Shawsheen Elementary School's student population of 362 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Shawsheen Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Shawsheen Elementary School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1509 out of 1734 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
65%
35%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
29%
52%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shawsheen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Shawsheen Elementary School's ranking?
Shawsheen Elementary School is ranked #1509 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Shawsheen Elementary School?
362 students attend Shawsheen Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of Shawsheen Elementary School students are Hispanic, 29% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Shawsheen Elementary School?
Shawsheen Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Shawsheen Elementary School offer ?
Shawsheen Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Shawsheen Elementary School part of?
Shawsheen Elementary School is part of Greeleyschool District No. 6 In The County Of Weld And Sta.

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Spring Break | Vacaciones de Primavera
March 11, 2024 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 362 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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