Valverde Elementary School

  • Valverde Elementary School serves 353 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 46%.
  • Valverde Elementary School operates within the No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 353 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 353 students
Valverde Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Valverde Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Valverde Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Valverde Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 18:1
Valverde Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Valverde Elementary School American Indian Students (1989-2012)
Asian
1%
3%
Valverde Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
84%
33%
Valverde Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
10%
5%
Valverde Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
4%
54%
Valverde Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Valverde Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Valverde Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Valverde Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.29 0.39
Valverde Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
88%
34%
Valverde Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
7%
Valverde Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District's student population of 87,671 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,031 in this district is less than the state average of $14,042. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,061 is higher than the state average of $13,805. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Number of Schools
Managed
181
3
Number of Students Managed 87,671 575
 No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,121 MM $8 MM
 No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,296 MM $8 MM
 No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,031 $14,042
 No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,061 $13,805
 No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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