“We’re all working to make sure that Colorado’s schools are inclusive and provide a world-class education for every student.”Former Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia
Latino kids and kids from low-income homes are falling behind. And the divide between Latino children and Anglo children is growing. How are we tackling the achievement gap?
Full Day Kindergarten
How many of our kindergarteners attend a full-day program? Both our school districts lag behind the state, but we’re gaining ground – more kids are getting enrolled and getting ahead.
Third Grade Reading
Third-grade reading skills predict future learning and success. That’s why disparities in literacy and school achievement matter. And that’s why we need to do more, earlier.
We get high marks for higher ed, overall. But Latinos and low-income high school grads are less likely to get a college degree. How do we stack up against the rest of the state?