Mortensen Elementary School

8006 South Iris, Littleton, CO 80123 | (303) 982-0046
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 461
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 461
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 23.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 255 (55.3%)
  • Females: 206 (44.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 15 (3.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 79 (17.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 94 (20.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mortensen Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian112.4%
Black132.8%
Asian173.7%
Hispanic6113.2%
White35977.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mortensen Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten367.8%
Kindergarten7215.6%
1st Grade5812.6%
2nd Grade6714.5%
3rd Grade5712.4%
4th Grade5612.1%
5th Grade7015.2%
6th Grade459.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 24%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:76%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $51,971
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Mortensen Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$40,83833%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$57,53867%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Mortensen Elementary School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on CSAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

CSAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201086.0%74.0%71.0%
200981.0%76.0%69.0%
200877.0%74.0%70.0%
 
Reading Test
201083.0%77.0%70.0%
200980.0%79.0%73.0%
200870.0%77.0%71.0%
 
Writing Test
201043.0%57.0%51.0%
200965.0%63.0%53.0%
200857.0%59.0%50.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201086.0%75.0%70.0%
200958.0%72.0%71.0%
200869.0%72.0%68.0%
 
Reading Test
201083.0%76.0%65.0%
200971.0%71.0%65.0%
200881.0%73.0%66.0%
 
Writing Test
201071.0%58.0%51.0%
200960.0%58.0%51.0%
200872.0%60.0%52.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201065.0%70.0%65.0%
200970.0%67.0%63.0%
200868.0%70.0%65.0%
 
Reading Test
201075.0%75.0%70.0%
200977.0%74.0%69.0%
200879.0%77.0%70.0%
 
Science Test
201058.0%57.0%47.0%
200969.0%51.0%45.0%
200858.0%52.0%44.0%
 
Writing Test
201060.0%62.0%58.0%
200971.0%63.0%58.0%
200869.0%66.0%59.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201084.0%69.0%62.0%
200977.0%70.0%63.0%
200861.0%67.0%61.0%
 
Reading Test
201088.0%81.0%72.0%
200983.0%81.0%72.0%
200876.0%80.0%71.0%
 
Writing Test
201074.0%66.0%57.0%
200971.0%70.0%60.0%
200861.0%68.0%59.0%
 
Source: CO Department of Education 2009-2010

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