Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School

Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School serves 675 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School operates within the Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District.

School Overview

The student population of 675 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 675 students
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Total Students (2007-2014)
Gender % Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Total Teachers (2007-2014)
Students by Grade Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 18:1
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2014)
Asian
12%
3%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Asian Students (2007-2014)
Hispanic
23%
33%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Black Students (2007-2014)
Black
16%
5%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Black Students (2007-2014)
White
41%
55%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School White Students (2007-2014)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.74 0.38
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Diversity Score (2007-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
23%
35%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District's student population of 40,877 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,140 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,054 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District
Number of Schools
Managed
59
3
Number of Students Managed 40,877 555
Aurora, Joint  No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $375 MM $7 MM
Aurora, Joint  No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $409 MM $7 MM
Aurora, Joint  No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,140 $12,220
Aurora, Joint  No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,054 $11,937
Aurora, Joint  No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Rangeview High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Horizon Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dakota Valley Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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