Pennington Elementary School

4645 Independence St, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033 | (303) 982-0089
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 287
Rating
Not Available

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From Pennington Elementary School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Pennington Elementary School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 4645 Independence Street, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 287
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 19.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 133 (46.3%)
  • Females: 154 (53.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 25 (8.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 175 (61.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 200 (69.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Pennington Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian62.1%
Black82.8%
Asian10.3%
Hispanic11941.5%
White15353.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Pennington Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten4816.7%
Kindergarten4315.0%
1st Grade3712.9%
2nd Grade3010.5%
3rd Grade4315.0%
4th Grade269.1%
5th Grade258.7%
6th Grade3512.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 42%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:58%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $48,460
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Pennington Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,33925%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$53,83475%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review Pennington Elementary School!

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Wilmore Davis Elementary School
KG-6 | 308 Students | 1.2 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Russell Elementary School
KG-6 | 277 Students | 1.3 miles away

5 out of 5
Prospect Valley Elementary School
KG-6 | 495 Students | 1.4 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Lawrence Elementary School
PK-6 | 415 Students | 1.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Allendale Elementary School
KG-6 | 224 Students | 1.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Kullerstrand Elementary School
KG-6 | 278 Students | 1.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Stevens Elementary School
KG-6 | 386 Students | 1.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Foster Elementary School
PK-6 | 469 Students | 1.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Martensen Elementary School
PK-6 | 238 Students | 1.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Vanderhoof Elementary School
KG-6 | 550 Students | 1.9 miles away

4 out of 5

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Pennington Elementary School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Is Your Child Happy at School?
As a parent, you'd love to have your child share all of his feelings with you. It would be so easy...
What to Do when Your Student is Held Back
Kids develop at different speeds, and everyone has different skills and abilities. School is easy...
The Adolescent Monster
"What happened to my sweet little baby?" Every parent has or will ask that sometime during the...