Creekside Elementary School
Creekside Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:
- Category Attribute
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)
- Creekside Elementary School's student population of 689 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
- The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||689 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||35 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Creekside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School||State Level (CO)|
|Overall School Rank||#281 out of 1,704 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||20:1||17:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Cherry Creek No. 5 in the county of Arapah School District|
Nearby Public Schools
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- Aurora Liberty Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 1146 students
21500 East Dry Creek Road
Aurora, CO 80016
(720)886-2400 1.0 6-8 1146
- Aurora Grandview High School Grades: 9-12 | 2627 students
20500 East Arapahoe Road
Aurora, CO 80016
(720)886-6500 1.2 9-12 2627
- Franktown Fox Hollow Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 700 students
6363 South Waco Street
Franktown, CO 80116
(720)886-8700 2.1 PK-5 700
- Englewood Red Hawk Ridge Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 710 students
16251 E Geddes Avenue
Englewood, CO 80112
(720)886-3800 2.3 PK-5 710
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