Cherokee Trail High School

Cherokee Trail High School serves 2,633 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Cherokee Trail High School operates within the Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 2633 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 139 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,633 students
Cherokee Trail High School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Cherokee Trail High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 139 teachers
Cherokee Trail High School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Cherokee Trail High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 19:1 18:1
Cherokee Trail High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
10%
3%
Cherokee Trail High School Asian Students (2004-2014)
Hispanic
15%
33%
Cherokee Trail High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
12%
5%
Cherokee Trail High School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
59%
55%
Cherokee Trail High School White Students (2004-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Cherokee Trail High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Cherokee Trail High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.61 0.38
Cherokee Trail High School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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.
9%
35%
Cherokee Trail High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
4%
7%
Cherokee Trail High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 54,228 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,387 is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,341 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
3
Number of Students Managed 54,228 555
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 83%
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $538 MM $7 MM
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $587 MM $7 MM
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,387 $12,220
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,341 $11,937
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Grandview High School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fox Ridge Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Black Forest Hills Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • AuroraFox Ridge Middle School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1125 students26301 East Arapahoe Rd
    AuroraCO 80016
    (720)886-4700
    0.16-81125
  • AuroraBlack Forest Hills Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 554 students25233 East Glasgow Dr
    AuroraCO 80016
    (720)886-8900
    0.7PK-5554
  • AuroraPine Ridge Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 800 students6525 South Wheatlands Parkway
    AuroraCO 80016
    (720)886-8800
    0.8PK-5800
  • AuroraCoyote Hills Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 656 students24605 East Davies Way
    AuroraCO 80016
    (720)886-3900
    0.9PK-5656
  • AuroraCanyon Creek Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 635 students6070 South Versailles Parkway
    AuroraCO 80015
    (720)886-3600
    2.2PK-5635

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