Eastridge Community Elementary School

11777 East Wesley Avenue
Aurora, CO 80014
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Eastridge Community Elementary School serves 829 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Eastridge Community 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Eastridge Community Elementary School's student population of 829 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students829 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Eastridge Community Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

Eastridge Community Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Eastridge Community Elementary School is 0.74, which is more 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
#1210 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
28%
34%
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Black
34%
5%
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White
26%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.740.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Eastridge Community Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 Eastridge Community Elementary School is Overland High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Prairie Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Polton Community Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Aurora Polton Community Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
    0.6 miles
    2985 South Oakland Street
    Aurora, CO 80014
    (720) 747-2600
    0.6 PK-5 536
  • Aurora Overland High School Math: 33% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,377 students
    0.8 miles
    12400 East Jewell Avenue
    Aurora, CO 80012
    (720) 747-3700
    0.8 9-12 2,377
  • Aurora Ponderosa Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 689 students
    0.8 miles
    1885 South Lima Street
    Aurora, CO 80012
    (720) 747-2800
    0.8 PK-5 689
  • Aurora Prairie Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,747 student
    0.9 miles
    12600 East Jewell Avenue
    Aurora, CO 80012
    (720) 747-3000
    0.9 6-8 1,747
  • Aurora Prairie Preschool
    Grades: PK | 113 students
    0.9 miles
    12600 East Jewell Ave
    Aurora, CO 80014
    (720) 554-4000
    0.9 PK 113

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