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Niwot 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
8778 Morton Road
Niwot, CO 80503
Phone
(303) 652-2828
District
ST. VRAIN VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE1J
County
BOULDER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
404
Classroom Teachers
27

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

10

(10 is best)

Better than 91.9% of CO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
64%
41%
64%
41%
64%
41%
64%
41%
64%
41%
64%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
62%
40%
67%
47%
57%
33%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
67%
42%
77%
48%
57%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
16
16
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 26 6.4%
Kindergarten 56 13.9%
Grade 1 70 17.3%
Grade 2 63 15.6%
Grade 3 63 15.6%
Grade 4 73 18.1%
Grade 5 53 13.1%
Total 404 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.7% 64.3% 55.1%
Black 0.0% 0.9% 4.8%
Hispanic 6.5% 30.9% 35.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.0% 3.4% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.5% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 9.4% 30.9% 38.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.7% 24.1% 31.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.7% 6.8% 6.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 180,889 5,773,714
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 454.4 55
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.6% 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.6% 36.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.5% 24.9%
65 OR OLDER 14.4% 14.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 65,096 2,137,402
Single Parent Households With Children 8.2% 8.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.9% 92.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 45.1% 41.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 22.9% 18.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.7% 18.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.4% 13.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.4% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.3% 14.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.6% 10.0%
$15,000 or less 5.6% 7.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,807 $189,534,673 44.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $693 $22,618,827 5.4%
Staff $423 $13,806,297 3.3%
General Administration $154 $5,026,406 1.2%
School Administration $804 $26,241,756 6.2%
Operation $1,194 $38,970,966 9.2%
Transportation $274 $8,943,086 2.1%
Other $598 $19,518,122 4.6%
Total Support $4,140 $135,125,460 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,995 $97,753,805 23.1%
Total Expenditures $12,942 $422,413,938 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,230 $5,502,708,442 43.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $693 $611,953,103 4.9%
Staff $648 $572,303,109 4.6%
General Administration $184 $162,276,790 1.3%
School Administration $865 $763,852,581 6.1%
Operation $1,070 $944,955,731 7.5%
Transportation $341 $301,350,383 2.4%
Other $821 $724,897,433 5.8%
Total Support $4,621 $4,081,683,810 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,350 $2,958,588,357 23.6%
Total Expenditures $14,202 $12,543,117,339 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%