Silverton Middle School

  • Silverton Middle School serves 25 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower 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 Middle School's student population of 25 students has grown by 92% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students25 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Silverton Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Silverton Middle School is 0.47, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#675 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
36%
34%
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White
64%
53%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Silverton Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.470.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Silverton Middle 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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