Creekside Elementary School

Creekside Elementary School serves 733 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), 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 733 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 733 students
Creekside Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Creekside Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Creekside Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 18:1 16:1
Creekside Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Creekside Elementary School American Indian Students (1991-2012)
Asian
7%
3%
Creekside Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
14%
32%
Creekside Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
5%
5%
Creekside Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
67%
56%
Creekside Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Creekside Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Creekside Elementary 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.
0.53 0.39
Creekside Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
9%
34%
Creekside Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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.
3%
7%
Creekside Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 54,439 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,116 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,603 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat 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 54,439 561
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $518 MM $7 MM
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $492 MM $7 MM
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,116 $11,613
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,603 $12,022
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah 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 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 Grades Students
  • AuroraLiberty Middle School
    21500 East Dry Creek Rd
    AuroraCO 80016
    (720)886-2400
    1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1088 students                      
  • AuroraGrandview High School
    20500 East Arapahoe Rd
    AuroraCO 80016
    (720)886-6500
    1.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2610 students                      
  • AuroraFalcon Creek Middle School
    6100 South Genoa St
    AuroraCO 80016
    (720)886-7600
    1.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1059 students                      
  • FranktownFox Hollow Elementary School
    6363 South Waco St
    FranktownCO 80116
    (720)886-8700
    2.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 826 students                      
  • AuroraRolling Hills Elementary School
    5756 South Biscay Circle
    AuroraCO 80015
    (720)886-3400
    2.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 655 students                      

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