Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School

  • Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School serves 696 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 46%.
  • Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School operates within the Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 696 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 696 students
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender % Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Total Teachers (2007-2015)
Students by Grade Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.74 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 22:1 18:1
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School American Indian Students (2007-2011)
Asian
13%
3%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Asian Students (2007-2015)
Hispanic
23%
33%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
17%
5%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Black Students (2007-2015)
White
40%
54%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School White Students (2007-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
7%
4%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Aurora Frontier K-8 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.
0.74 0.39
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Diversity Score (2007-2015)
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.
24%
34%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
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.
8%
7%
Aurora Frontier K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2015)

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 $10,423 in this district is less than the state average of $14,042. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,278 is less than the state average of $13,805. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat 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 41,587 575
Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $426 MM $8 MM
Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $420 MM $8 MM
Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,423 $14,042
Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,278 $13,805
Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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