Creekside Elementary School

Creekside Elementary School serves 716 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Creekside Elementary School operates within the Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District.

School Overview

The student population of 716 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 716 students
Creekside Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Creekside Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Creekside Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Creekside Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 17:1 18:1
Creekside Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
8%
3%
Creekside Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
15%
33%
Creekside Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
5%
5%
Creekside Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
67%
55%
Creekside Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Creekside Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.52 0.38
Creekside Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
10%
35%
Creekside Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
3%
7%
Creekside Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District's student population of 54,228 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,387 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,341 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 14% 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 (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $538 MM $7 MM
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $587 MM $7 MM
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,387 $12,220
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,341 $11,937
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah 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 Grandview High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Liberty Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fox Hollow Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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