Meiklejohn Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
13405 W 83 Rd Pl
Arvada, CO 80005
Phone
(303) 982-5695
District
JEFFERSON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. R-1
County
JEFFERSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
532
Classroom Teachers
25

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

9

(10 is best)

Better than 85.3% of CO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Meiklejohn Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
40%
57%
41%
57%
39%
57%
40%
57%
41%
57%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
67%
39%
72%
45%
62%
34%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
50%
41%
57%
47%
42%
36%
50%
41%
57%
47%
42%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
21
18
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 94 17.7%
Grade 1 88 16.5%
Grade 2 98 18.4%
Grade 3 78 14.7%
Grade 4 87 16.4%
Grade 5 87 16.4%
Total 532 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.8% 70.6% 55.9%
Black 0.6% 1.3% 4.8%
Hispanic 8.5% 23.9% 35.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.1% 3.3% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.9% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 2.1% 31.0% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.5% 23.8% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.6% 7.1% 7.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 574,950 5,758,736
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 738.9 55
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.2% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.5% 35.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.5% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 15.5% 13.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 232,527 2,148,994
Single Parent Households With Children 7.3% 8.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.4% 91.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 44.1% 40.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 18.8% 17.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.5% 17.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.0% 13.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.5% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.9% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.0% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 6.3% 8.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,206 $449,595,366 47.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $504 $43,525,944 4.6%
Staff $639 $55,184,679 5.8%
General Administration $92 $7,945,212 0.8%
School Administration $751 $64,857,111 6.9%
Operation $855 $73,838,655 7.8%
Transportation $264 $22,799,304 2.4%
Other $713 $61,575,393 6.5%
Total Support $3,817 $329,639,937 34.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,927 $166,417,647 17.6%
Total Expenditures $10,950 $945,652,950 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,409 $4,930,895,654 46.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $533 $485,852,701 4.6%
Staff $551 $502,601,058 4.8%
General Administration $155 $141,120,502 1.3%
School Administration $743 $677,694,667 6.4%
Operation $892 $813,142,085 7.7%
Transportation $290 $264,731,549 2.5%
Other $680 $619,407,629 5.9%
Total Support $3,845 $3,504,450,990 33.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,331 $2,124,353,799 20.1%
Total Expenditures $11,584 $10,559,485,383 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%