Vikan Middle School

  • Vikan Middle School serves 581 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 12% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Vikan Middle School's student population of 581 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students581 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vikan Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Vikan Middle School is 0.47, 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#1413 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
66%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
31%
53%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Vikan Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.470.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District Name 27J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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