Heritage Elementary School

6867 East Heritage Place South
Englewood, CO 80111
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Heritage Elementary School serves 417 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Heritage Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 60-64% (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 47% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Heritage Elementary School's student population of 417 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students417 students
This chart display total students of Heritage Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Heritage Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Heritage Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Heritage Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Heritage Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Heritage Elementary School is 0.64, 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
#144 out of 1768 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Heritage Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Heritage Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Heritage Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
27%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
53%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heritage Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.640.60
This chart display the diversity score of Heritage Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heritage 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 Heritage Elementary School is Skyview Academy (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Newton Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walnut Hills Community Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Englewood Walnut Hills Community Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
    0.8 miles
    8195 East Costilla Boulevard
    Englewood, CO 80112
    (720) 554-3800
    0.8 PK-5 367
  • Englewood Homestead Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 524 students
    1.0 miles
    7451 South Homestead Parkway
    Englewood, CO 80112
    (720) 554-3700
    1 PK-5 524
  • Englewood Dry Creek Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 415 students
    1.1 miles
    7686 East Hinsdale Avenue
    Englewood, CO 80112
    (720) 554-3300
    1.1 PK-5 415
  • Littleton Lois Lenski Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 571 students
    1.2 miles
    6350 South Fairfax Way
    Littleton, CO 80121
    (303) 347-4575
    1.2 K-5 571
  • Englewood Greenwood Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 428 students
    1.5 miles
    5550 South Holly Street
    Englewood, CO 80111
    (720) 554-3400
    1.5 PK-5 428

School Reviews

Review Heritage Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Summer vacation may be a time for relaxation, but being away from school may result in significant learning loss. Learn about how you can keep your child’s brain sharp this summer.
As more schools return to in-person learning, teachers and parents find themselves dealing with the trauma and stress created by the pandemic.
After more than a year of remote learning, schools are finally returning to in-person instruction but how has the pandemic changed the face of public education and what will it look like moving forward?