Swink Elementary School

  • Swink Elementary School serves 196 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Swink Elementary School's student population of 196 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students196 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Swink Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Swink Elementary School is 0.45, 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#459 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
70%
53%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Swink Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.450.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSwink No. 33 in the county of Otero and St School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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