Aurora Academy Charter School

10251 East 1st Ave

Aurora, CO 80010-4308

Grades: KG-8

529 students

Aurora Academy Charter School serves 529 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Aurora Academy Charter School operates within the Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District.

Overview

The student population of 529 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 529 students
Aurora Academy Charter School Total Students (2001-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Aurora Academy Charter School Total Teachers (2001-2013)
Students by Grade Aurora Academy Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Aurora Academy Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2013)
Asian
3%
3%
Aurora Academy Charter School Asian Students (2001-2013)
Hispanic
27%
32%
Aurora Academy Charter School Black Students (2001-2013)
Black
26%
5%
Aurora Academy Charter School Black Students (2001-2013)
White
38%
56%
Aurora Academy Charter School White Students (2001-2013)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Aurora Academy Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Aurora Academy Charter 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.
0.72 0.39
Aurora Academy Charter School Diversity Score (2001-2013)
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.
31%
34%
Aurora Academy Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2013)
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.
11%
7%
Aurora Academy Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,405 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,885 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,894 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
3
Number of Students Managed 40,405 561
Aurora, Joint  No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $351 MM $7 MM
Aurora, Joint  No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $352 MM $7 MM
Aurora, Joint  No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,885 $11,613
Aurora, Joint  No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,894 $12,022
Aurora, Joint  No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lotus School For Excellence (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lotus School For Excellence (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lotus School For Excellence (0.6 miles away)
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  • AuroraLotus School For Excellence
    Charter School
    11001a East Alameda Ave
    AuroraCO 80012
    (303)360-0052
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 775 students                      
  • AuroraLansing Elementary School
    551 Lansing St
    AuroraCO 80010
    (303)364-8297
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 415 students                      
  • AuroraFulton Academy Of Excellence
    755 Fulton St
    AuroraCO 80010
    (303)364-8078
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 487 students                      
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    Alternative School
    Charter School
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    DenverCO 80230
    (303)320-9854
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 515 students                      
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    AuroraCO 80011
    (303)364-8126
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK | 229 students                      

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