Shaffer Elementary School

7961 South Sangre De Cristo Rd, Littleton, CO 80127 | (303) 982-3901
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 645
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  • Mailing Address: 7961 S Sangre De Cristo Road, Littleton, CO 80127
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 645
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 34.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 316 (49.0%)
  • Females: 329 (51.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 5 (0.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 23 (3.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 28 (4.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Shaffer Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.6%
Black30.5%
Asian121.9%
Hispanic274.2%
White59992.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Shaffer Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten11718.1%
1st Grade11017.1%
2nd Grade11918.4%
3rd Grade10616.4%
4th Grade9915.3%
5th Grade9414.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 55%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:45%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 12 Years
  • Average Salary: $50,144
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Shaffer Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$38,80729%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$54,78371%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Shaffer Elementary School performed on average much better than most 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
201091.0%74.0%71.0%
200984.0%76.0%69.0%
200892.0%74.0%70.0%
 
Reading Test
201090.0%77.0%70.0%
200985.0%79.0%73.0%
200894.0%77.0%71.0%
 
Writing Test
201075.0%57.0%51.0%
200974.0%63.0%53.0%
200887.0%59.0%50.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201082.0%75.0%70.0%
200995.0%72.0%71.0%
200885.0%72.0%68.0%
 
Reading Test
201080.0%76.0%65.0%
200992.0%71.0%65.0%
200885.0%73.0%66.0%
 
Writing Test
201060.0%58.0%51.0%
200982.0%58.0%51.0%
200872.0%60.0%52.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201088.0%70.0%65.0%
200982.0%67.0%63.0%
200890.0%70.0%65.0%
 
Reading Test
201090.0%75.0%70.0%
200988.0%74.0%69.0%
200892.0%77.0%70.0%
 
Science Test
201077.0%57.0%47.0%
200961.0%51.0%45.0%
200871.0%52.0%44.0%
 
Writing Test
201087.0%62.0%58.0%
200980.0%63.0%58.0%
200893.0%66.0%59.0%
 
Source: CO Department of Education 2009-2010

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