Silverton Elementary School

  • Silverton Elementary School serves 38 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Silverton Elementary School's student population of 38 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students38 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Silverton Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Silverton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Silverton Elementary School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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#1196 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Silverton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Silverton 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 Ratio8:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Silverton Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
36%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Silverton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
64%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Silverton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Silverton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.470.39
This chart display the diversity score of Silverton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Silverton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Silverton 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 NameSilverton No. 1 in the county of San Juan School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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