1160 Snowden Street
Silverton, CO 81433
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Silverton Elementary School serves 36 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Silverton Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Silverton Elementary School's student population of 36 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
36 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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School Rankings

Silverton Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Silverton Elementary School is 0.43, 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
#510 out of 1783 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
31%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
69%
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
0.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
22%
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: 36 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43 (Top 50%)

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