3715 Kechter Road
Fort Collins, CO 80528
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Zach Elementary School serves 514 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Zach Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 514 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Zach Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Zach Elementary School's student population of 514 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
514 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Zach Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Zach Elementary School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#7 out of 1783 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
74%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 514 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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