Vikan Middle School

  • Vikan Middle School serves 592 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 46%.
  • Vikan Middle School operates within the 27j School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 592 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 592 students
Vikan Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Vikan Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Vikan Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Vikan Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more 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 19:1 18:1
Vikan Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Vikan Middle School American Indian Students (1996-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Vikan Middle School Asian Students (1989-2012)
Hispanic
63%
33%
Vikan Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
5%
Vikan Middle School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
33%
54%
Vikan Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Vikan Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Vikan Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.50 0.39
Vikan Middle 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.
51%
10%
Vikan Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
11%
2%
Vikan Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • 27j School District's student population of 17,108 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,566 in this district is less than the state average of $13,207. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,062 is less than the state average of $13,450. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name 27j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
3
Number of Students Managed 17,108 575
 27j School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $139 MM $8 MM
 27j School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $131 MM $8 MM
 27j School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,566 $13,207
 27j School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,062 $13,450
 27j School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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