Washington Elementary School

  • Washington Elementary School serves 266 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Washington Elementary School's student population of 266 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students266 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Washington Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Washington Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Washington Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington Elementary School is 0.47, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Washington Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Washington Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
66%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
32%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.470.60
This chart display the diversity score of Washington Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLamar No. Re-2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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