Weldon Valley Elementary School

  • Weldon Valley Elementary School serves 131 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Weldon Valley Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Weldon Valley Elementary School's student population of 131 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students131 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Weldon Valley Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,704 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Weldon Valley Elementary School is 0.27, which is less 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#1387 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Weldon Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Weldon Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
16%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Weldon Valley 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 Weldon Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
84%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Weldon Valley 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
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Weldon Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Weldon Valley Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.270.39
This chart display the diversity score of Weldon Valley 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
41%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Weldon Valley 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
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Weldon Valley 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 Name No. Re-20 Weldon Valley School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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