Silverton Elementary School

1160 Snowden Street
Silverton, CO 81433
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 47 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Silverton Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 47 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : <50%
  • : <50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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 47 students has grown by 42% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
47 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Silverton Elementary School is 0.45, 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.
This School
State Level (CO)
(18-19)
<50%
35%
This chart displays 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 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
<50%
47%
This chart displays 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Silverton Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart displays 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 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
30%
35%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Silverton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
White
68%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Silverton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Silverton Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Colorado.
0.45
This chart displays the diversity score of Silverton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
30%
This chart displays 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 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
6%
This chart displays 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 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% CO state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Silverton Elementary School?
47 students attend Silverton Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
68% of Silverton Elementary School students are White, 30% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Silverton Elementary School?
Silverton Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Silverton Elementary School offer ?
Silverton Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Silverton Elementary School part of?
Silverton Elementary School is part of Silverton School District No. 1 In The County Of San Juan.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 47 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : <50%
  • : <50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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