PROFICIENCY 32% 5% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
41%Jefferson County School District No. R-1
34%Lakewood
34%Colorado

Foothills Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 6 and is located in the district of "Jefferson County School District No. R-1" in Lakewood, CO. There are a total of 346 students and 20 teachers at Foothills Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 159 free lunch students and 40 reduced lunch students.

Foothills Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 32.0%, which is 5% lower than the Colorado average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students346
Teachers19.83
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch159
Reduced lunch40

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Foothills Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All20-24%
320-29%
411-19%
511-19%
630-39%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All40-44%
330-39%
430-39%
530-39%
650-59%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Foothills Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictColoradoNational
Caucasian 54.0% 67.8% 54.9% 51.1%
African American 2.8% 1.2% 4.7% 15.9%
Asian 4.5% 3.1% 3.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 31.0% 23.5% 32.6% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.1% 0.7% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.1% 0.3% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.4% 3.3% 3.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Green Mountain High School48%0.6Lakewood, CO
Green Mountain Elementary School32%0.8Lakewood, CO
Longview High School25%0.8Lakewood, CO
Mc Lain High School10%0.8Lakewood, CO
Devinny Elementary School76%1.3Lakewood, CO
Kyffin Elementary School63%1.3Golden, CO
Glennon Heights Elementary School32%1.3Lakewood, CO
Dunstan Middle School44%1.4Lakewood, CO
Hutchinson Elementary School54%1.5Lakewood, CO
Rooney Ranch Elementary School56%1.9Lakewood, CO
Addenbrooke Classical Academy17%2.0Lakewood, CO
Welchester Elementary School27%2.0Applewood, CO

Lakewood demographics profile

StatisticLakewoodColoradoNational
Population149,7935,359,295318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,4865091
Median age38.136.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%56%55%
Speak English84%83%79%
Speak Spanish11%12%13%

Education level achieved in Lakewood

IndexLakewoodColoradoNational
Completed 8th grade88.4%87.9%84.3%
Completed high school87.8%87.1%83.0%
Completed some college68.6%69.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.9%47.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors36.9%38.7%30.3%
Completed masters12.5%14.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.5%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Foothills Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.