Cherry Drive Elementary School

  • Cherry Drive Elementary School serves 388 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 32% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Cherry Drive 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 46%.

School Overview

  • Cherry Drive Elementary School's student population of 388 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cherry Drive Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,704 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cherry Drive Elementary School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1051 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cherry Drive Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cherry Drive Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cherry Drive Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
34%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cherry Drive Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cherry Drive Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
61%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cherry Drive Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cherry Drive Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.520.40
This chart display the diversity score of Cherry Drive Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cherry Drive Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cherry Drive Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState Charter Institute School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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