Century Elementary School

2500 South Granby Way
Aurora, CO 80014
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Century Elementary School serves 290 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Century Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Century Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Century Elementary School's student population of 290 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students290 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Century Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Century Elementary School is 0.73, 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 Testing Rank
#1182 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
36%
34%
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Black
29%
5%
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White
24%
53%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.730.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Century 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.
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Century Elementary School is Gateway High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Axl Academy (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yale Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Aurora Yale Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 499 students
    0.5 miles
    16001 East Yale Ave
    Aurora, CO 80013
    (303) 751-7470
    0.5 PK-5 499
  • Aurora Jewell Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 447 students
    0.8 miles
    14601 East Jewell Ave
    Aurora, CO 80012
    (303) 751-8862
    0.8 PK-5 447
  • Aurora Dartmouth Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 340 students
    0.9 miles
    3050 South Laredo St
    Aurora, CO 80013
    (303) 690-1155
    0.9 PK-5 340
  • Aurora Axl Academy Charter School
    Math: 15% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 494 students
    1.0 miles
    14100 East Jewell Avenue
    Aurora, CO 80012
    (303) 377-0758
    1 PK-8 494
  • Aurora Meadowood Child Development Center
    Grades: PK | 290 students
    1.3 miles
    3333 South Norfork Way
    Aurora, CO 80013
    (303) 400-0863
    1.3 PK 290

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