Creekside Elementary School

19993 East Long Avenue
Aurora, CO 80016
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Creekside Elementary School serves 717 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Creekside Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Creekside Elementary School's student population of 717 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students717 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Creekside Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Creekside Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#217 out of 1768 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
12%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
34%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
63%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCherry Creek School District No. 5 In The County Of Arapah School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Creekside Elementary School is Grandview High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Liberty Middle School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Aurora Liberty Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,139 student
    1.0 miles
    21500 East Dry Creek Road
    Aurora, CO 80016
    (720) 886-2400
    1 6-8 1,139
  • Aurora Grandview High School Math: 60% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,773 students
    1.2 miles
    20500 East Arapahoe Road
    Aurora, CO 80016
    (720) 886-6500
    1.2 9-12 2,773
  • Aurora Falcon Creek Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 925 students
    1.9 miles
    6100 South Genoa Street
    Aurora, CO 80016
    (720) 886-7600
    1.9 6-8 925
  • Franktown Fox Hollow Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 684 students
    2.1 miles
    6363 South Waco Street
    Franktown, CO 80116
    (720) 886-8700
    2.1 PK-5 684
  • Englewood Red Hawk Ridge Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 651 students
    2.3 miles
    16251 E Geddes Avenue
    Englewood, CO 80112
    (720) 886-3800
    2.3 PK-5 651

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