Tope Elementary School

2220 N 7th St
Grand Junction, CO 81501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Tope Elementary School serves 348 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Tope Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Tope Elementary School's student population of 348 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Tope Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Tope Elementary School is 0.46, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#834 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Tope Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
71%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.460.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesa County Valley School District No. 51 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tope Elementary School is Grand Junction High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is West Middle School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Junction Grand Junction High School Math: 27% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,573 student
    0.6 miles
    1400 N 5th St
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
    (970) 254-6900
    0.6 9-12 1,573
  • Grand Junction West Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 385 students
    0.6 miles
    123 W Orchard Ave
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    (970) 254-5090
    0.6 6-8 385
  • Grand Junction Mesa Valley Community School Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 373 students
    0.8 miles
    2387 Patterson Rd
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    (970) 254-7202
    0.8 K-12 373
  • Grand Junction Orchard Avenue Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 417 students
    0.9 miles
    1800 Orchard Ave
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
    (970) 254-7560
    0.9 PK-5 417
  • Grand Junction East Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 441 students
    1.0 miles
    830 Gunnison Ave
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
    (970) 254-5020
    1 6-8 441

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