Aurora Frontier K-8

  • Aurora Frontier K-8 serves 697 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Aurora Frontier K-8 placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

Aurora Frontier K-8 places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Aurora Frontier K-8's student population of 697 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students697 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Aurora Frontier K-8 is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,718 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Aurora Frontier K-8 is 0.74, which is more than 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#504 out of 1718 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
18%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
34%
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Black
11%
5%
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White
37%
53%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.740.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAurora Joint District No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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