Washington Elementary School

606 North 9th Street
Canon City, CO 81212
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Washington Elementary School serves 334 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Washington Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Washington Elementary School's student population of 334 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Washington Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Washington Elementary School is 0.43, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#910 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
73%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.430.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFremont Re-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Washington Elementary School is Canon City High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Canon City Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Canon City Canon City High School Math: 20% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,079 student
    0.4 miles
    1313 College
    Canon City, CO 81212
    (719) 276-5870
    0.4 9-12 1,079
  • Canon City Canon City Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 402 students
    0.4 miles
    1215 Main Steeet
    Canon City, CO 81212
    (719) 276-5740
    0.4 6-8 402
  • Canon City Lincoln School Of Science And Technology Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 267 students
    1.0 miles
    420 Myrtle Avenue
    Canon City, CO 81212
    (719) 276-5830
    1 K-5 267
  • Canon City Canon Exploratory School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 348 students
    1.4 miles
    2855 North 9th Street
    Canon City, CO 81212
    (719) 276-6050
    1.4 K-8 348
  • Canon City Mckinley Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 200 students
    1.7 miles
    1240 Mc Kinley Street
    Canon City, CO 81212
    (719) 276-6010
    1.7 K-5 200

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