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For the 2021 school year, there are 63 public schools in Aurora Joint District No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District, serving 40,894 students. Aurora Joint District No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
Public schools in Aurora Joint District No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District have an average math proficiency score of 17% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 25% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
The top ranked public schools in Aurora Joint District No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District are Aurora Quest K-8, Murphy Creek K-8 School and Aurora Frontier K-8. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the Colorado public school average of 17:1.

Overview

School District NameAurora Joint District No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District
School District Websitehttp://aurorak12.org
School District Phone Number(303) 365-7800
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CO)
# of Schools63 Schools1,896 Schools
# of Students40,894 Students908,260 Students
# of Teachers2,156 Teachers51,852 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1

District Comparison

Aurora Joint District No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 182 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 53% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#150 out of 183 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
44%
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Graduation Rate
77%
80%
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Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.650.60
# of American Indian Students337 Students6,435 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students2,049 Students28,790 Students
% Asian Students
5%
3%
# of Hispanic Students22,108 Students305,932 Students
% Hispanic Students
54%
34%
# of Black Students7,619 Students41,619 Students
% Black Students
18%
5%
# of White Students6,855 Students485,318 Students
% White Students
17%
53%
# of Hawaiian Students269 Students2,281 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# of Two or more races Students1,657 Students37,873 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,86033,045
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,98763,343
# of Students in 1st Grade:3,08864,721
# of Students in 2nd Grade:3,20865,406
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3,38667,740
# of Students in 4th Grade:3,24569,560
# of Students in 5th Grade:3,29269,605
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,03169,199
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,96767,805
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,88067,766
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,69269,968
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,63567,062
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,47765,086
# of Students in 12th Grade:3,14667,954
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $12,256 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,813. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,957 is less than the state median of $13,317. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (CO)
Total Revenue$501 MM$8 MM
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Spending$489 MM$8 MM
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Revenue / Student$12,256$13,813
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Revenue / Student$11,957$13,317
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Aurora Joint District No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Aurora Quest K-8 Math: 91% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    472 South Wheeling St
    Aurora, CO 80011
    (303) 343-3664

    Grades: K-8 | 599 students
  • Murphy Creek K-8 School Math: 44% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1400 S Old Tom Morris Road
    Aurora, CO 80018
    (303) 366-0579

    Grades: PK-8 | 689 students
  • Aurora Frontier K-8 Math: 42% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3200 S Jericho Way
    Aurora, CO 80013
    (303) 693-1995

    Grades: PK-8 | 697 students
  • Aps Online School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    11700 East 11th Avenue
    Aurora, CO 80010
    (303) 326-1100

    Grades: 9-12 | 126 students
  • Vega Collegiate Academy Charter School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1345 Macon Street
    Aurora, CO 80010
    (720) 390-6975

    Grades: K-5 | 96 students
  • Aurora Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    10251 East 1st Ave
    Aurora, CO 80010
    (303) 367-5983

    Grades: K-8 | 544 students
  • Dalton Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    17401 East Dartmouth Ave
    Aurora, CO 80013
    (303) 693-7561

    Grades: PK-5 | 514 students
  • Rangeview High School Math: 32% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    17599 East Iliff Ave
    Aurora, CO 80013
    (303) 695-6848

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,240 students
  • Dartmouth Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3050 South Laredo St
    Aurora, CO 80013
    (303) 690-1155

    Grades: PK-5 | 340 students
  • Academy Of Advanced Learning Charter School
    Math: 26% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    441 Sable Blvd
    Aurora, CO 80011
    (720) 500-5252

    Grades: K-8 | 491 students
  • Vista Peak 9-12 Preparatory Math: 33% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    24500 East 6th Avenue
    Aurora, CO 80018
    (303) 340-0121

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,444 student
  • Vassar Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    18101 East Vassar Pl
    Aurora, CO 80013
    (303) 752-3772

    Grades: PK-5 | 518 students
  • Vista Peak P-8 Exploratory Math: 23% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    24551 East 1st Avenue
    Aurora, CO 80018
    (303) 364-3757

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,068 student
  • Century Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2500 South Granby Way
    Aurora, CO 80014
    (303) 745-4424

    Grades: PK-5 | 290 students
  • Side Creek Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    19191 East Iliff Pl
    Aurora, CO 80013
    (303) 755-1785

    Grades: PK-5 | 511 students
  • Vanguard Classical School - East Charter School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    17101 East Ohio Drive
    Aurora, CO 80017
    (303) 338-4110

    Grades: K-12 | 744 students
  • Lotus School For Excellence Charter School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11001-a East Alameda Avenue
    Aurora, CO 80012
    (303) 360-0052

    Grades: K-12 | 902 students
  • Columbia Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    17600 East Columbia Ave
    Aurora, CO 80013
    (303) 690-6570

    Grades: 6-8 | 751 students
  • Jewell Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    14601 East Jewell Ave
    Aurora, CO 80012
    (303) 751-8862

    Grades: PK-5 | 447 students
  • Peoria Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    875 Peoria St
    Aurora, CO 80011
    (303) 340-0770

    Grades: PK-5 | 485 students
  • Edna And John W. Mosley P-8 Math: 15% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    55 North Salida Way
    Aurora, CO 80011
    (303) 366-2807

    Grades: PK-8 | 945 students
  • Yale Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    16001 East Yale Ave
    Aurora, CO 80013
    (303) 751-7470

    Grades: PK-5 | 499 students
  • Axl Academy Charter School
    Math: 15% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    14100 East Jewell Avenue
    Aurora, CO 80012
    (303) 377-0758

    Grades: PK-8 | 494 students
  • Wheeling Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    472 South Wheeling St
    Aurora, CO 80012
    (303) 344-8670

    Grades: PK-5 | 543 students
  • Elkhart Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1020 Eagle St
    Aurora, CO 80011
    (303) 340-3050

    Grades: PK-5 | 627 students
  • Arkansas Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    17301 East Arkansas Ave
    Aurora, CO 80017
    (303) 755-0323

    Grades: PK-5 | 434 students
  • Lyn Knoll Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    12445 East 2nd Ave
    Aurora, CO 80011
    (303) 364-8455

    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
  • Tollgate Elementary School Of Expeditionary Learni Math: 16% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    701 South Kalispell Way
    Aurora, CO 80017
    (303) 696-0944

    Grades: K-5 | 547 students
  • Iowa Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    16701 East Iowa Ave
    Aurora, CO 80017
    (303) 751-3660

    Grades: PK-5 | 523 students
  • Vanguard Classical School - West Charter School
    Math: 11% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801 Yosemite Street
    Denver, CO 80230
    (303) 691-2384

    Grades: K-8 | 509 students
  • Clyde Miller K-8 Math: 12% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1701 Espana St
    Aurora, CO 80011
    (303) 364-7918

    Grades: PK-8 | 527 students
  • East Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1275 Fraser St
    Aurora, CO 80011
    (303) 340-0660

    Grades: 6-8 | 972 students
  • William Smith High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 Airport Blvd
    Aurora, CO 80011
    (303) 364-8715

    Grades: 9-12 | 339 students
  • Global Village Academy Aurora Charter School
    Math: 15% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    403 South Airport Blvd
    Aurora, CO 80017
    (303) 309-6657

    Grades: K-8 | 1,064 student
  • Montview Math & Health Sciences Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2055 Moline St
    Aurora, CO 80010
    (303) 364-8549

    Grades: PK-5 | 439 students
  • Show 28 more public schools in Aurora Joint District No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District (out of 63 total schools)
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