10100 East 13th Ave
Aurora, CO 80010
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
Aurora West College Preparatory Academy serves 1,191 students in grades 6-12.
Aurora West College Preparatory Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

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Aurora West College Preparatory Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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School Overview

Aurora West College Preparatory Academy's student population of 1,191 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
1,191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
61 teachers
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School Rankings

Aurora West College Preparatory Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Aurora West College Preparatory Academy is 0.48, which is less 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 Data
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State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1764 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
13%
3%
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Hispanic
70%
34%
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Black
11%
5%
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White
4%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 1,191 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Top 50%)

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