Creekside Elementary School

Creekside Elementary School serves 739 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Creekside Elementary School operates within the Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District.

Overview

The student population of 739 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 739 students
Creekside Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Creekside Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Creekside Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.76. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
Creekside Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
3%
Creekside Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
12%
32%
Creekside Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
5%
5%
Creekside Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
69%
56%
Creekside Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Creekside Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Creekside Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.50 0.76
Creekside Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
6%
34%
Creekside Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
2%
7%
Creekside Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 52,171 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
3
Number of Students Managed 52,171 594
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $518 MM $7 MM
District Spending $492 MM $7 MM
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,116 $11,613
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,603 $12,022
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Aurora Liberty Middle School
    21500 East Dry Creek Rd
    Aurora , CO , 80016
    (720)886-2400
    1  mi  |  1075  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Aurora Grandview High School
    20500 East Arapahoe Rd
    Aurora , CO , 80016
    (720)886-6500
    1.2  mi  |  2610  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Aurora Falcon Creek Middle School
    6100 South Genoa St
    Aurora , CO , 80016
    (720)886-7600
    1.9  mi  |  1032  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Aurora Fox Hollow Elementary School
    6363 South Waco St
    Aurora , CO , 80116
    (720)886-8700
    2.1  mi  |  867  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Aurora Rolling Hills Elementary School
    5756 South Biscay Circle
    Aurora , CO , 80015
    (720)886-3400
    2.3  mi  |  667  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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