5455 South Tempe Street
Aurora, CO 80015
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Antelope Ridge Elementary School serves 662 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Antelope Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Antelope Ridge Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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School Overview

Antelope Ridge Elementary School's student population of 662 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
662 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Calendar

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Date
Last day of School ~ All Schools
May 27, 2022 (Friday)
No School ~ Fall Break ~ All Schools
October 17, 2022 (Monday)
Spring Break ~ All Schools
March 20, 2023 (Monday)

School Rankings

Antelope Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Antelope Ridge Elementary School is 0.60, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#442 out of 1783 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Antelope Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
34%
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Black
9%
5%
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White
60%
53%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Antelope Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Antelope Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 662 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60 (Top 20%)

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