Cotton Creek Elementary School

11100 Vrain Street
Westminster, CO 80030
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Cotton Creek Elementary School serves 597 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Cotton Creek Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher 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 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Cotton Creek Elementary School's student population of 597 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students597 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Rankings

Cotton Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Cotton Creek Elementary School is 0.52, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#559 out of 1783 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
66%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdams 12 Five Star Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Cotton Creek Elementary School is Academy Of Charter Schools (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ryan Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Broomfield Ryan Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 457 students
    0.9 miles
    5851 West 115th Avenue
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (303) 982-3105
    0.9 K-6 457
  • Broomfield Sheridan Green Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 426 students
    1.0 miles
    10951 North Harlan Street
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (303) 982-3182
    1 PK-6 426
  • Westminster Academy Of Charter Schools Charter School
    Math: 47% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-12 | 1,887 student
    1.1 miles
    11800 Lowell Blvd
    Westminster, CO 80031
    (303) 289-8088
    1.1 PK-12 1,887
  • Broomfield Mountain View Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 604 students
    1.7 miles
    12401 Perry Street
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (720) 972-5520
    1.7 PK-5 604
  • Westminster Rocky Mountain Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 455 students
    1.7 miles
    3350 West 99th Avenue
    Westminster, CO 80030
    (720) 972-5600
    1.7 K-5 455

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