West Jefferson Elementary School
- West Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 383 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||383 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||19 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- West Jefferson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School||State Level (CO)|
|Overall School Rank||#543 out of 1,704 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||35-39%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||45-49%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||20:1||17:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Jefferson County No. R-1 School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
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10441 County Highway 73
Conifer, CO 80433
(303)982-5255 0.8 9-12 833
- Evergreen Marshdale Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 274 students
26663 North Turkey Creek Road
Evergreen, CO 80439
(303)982-5188 3.4 K-5 274
- Pine Elk Creek Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 315 students
13304 South U S Highway 285
Pine, CO 80470
(303)982-2900 6.0 K-5 315
- Evergreen Evergreen High School Grades: 9-12 | 1085 students
29300 Buffalo Road
Evergreen, CO 80439
(303)982-5140 6.0 9-12 1085
There is nothing bad about West Jeff Elementary School. It's a good learning enviroment for all ages and grades. The teachers are nice and the lunch is healthy. The school offers music, art, and gym. If you want your child to begin his or her first day of school without a hitch, then West Jefferson Elementary is the the best choice.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - ben
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