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 17:1.
  • 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 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students592 students
Vikan Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Vikan Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Vikan Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeVikan Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
Vikan Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Vikan Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsVikan Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCO 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.
0.500.60
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%
34%
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%
7%
Vikan Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • 27j School District's student population of 17,108 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,204 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,024 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name 27j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
3
Number of Students Managed17,108575
 27j School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$133 MM$7 MM
 27j School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$130 MM$7 MM
 27j School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,204$12,220
 27j School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,024$11,937
 27j School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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