Aurora Academy Charter School

10251 East 1st Ave

Aurora, CO 80010

Tel: (303)367-5983
  • Aurora Academy Charter School serves 544 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the CO average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 46%.
  • Aurora Academy Charter School operates within the Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 544 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-8
Total Students544 students
Aurora Academy Charter School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender %Aurora Academy Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Aurora Academy Charter School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by GradeAurora Academy Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
Aurora Academy Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Aurora Academy Charter School American Indian Students (2002-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Aurora Academy Charter School Asian Students (2001-2015)
Hispanic
33%
33%
Aurora Academy Charter School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
30%
5%
Aurora Academy Charter School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
31%
54%
Aurora Academy Charter School White Students (2001-2015)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Aurora Academy Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAurora Academy Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCO 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.
0.710.60
Aurora Academy Charter School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
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.
38%
34%
Aurora Academy Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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.
12%
7%
Aurora Academy Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District's student population of 41,587 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,410 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,258 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameAurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
3
Number of Students Managed41,587575
Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$375 MM$7 MM
Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$409 MM$7 MM
Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,410$12,220
Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,258$11,937
Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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