20050 East Smoky Hill Road
Aurora, CO 80015
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Heritage Heights Academy serves 357 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Heritage Heights Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Heritage Heights Academy's student population of 357 students has grown by 136% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 76% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Heritage Heights Academy 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 Heritage Heights Academy is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#577 out of 1783 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Heritage Heights Academy, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
17%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Heritage Heights Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
18%
5%
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White
46%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.71
This chart display the diversity score of Heritage Heights Academy and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Heritage Heights Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.71

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