High Plains Elementary School

6100 South Fulton Street
Englewood, CO 80111
(School attendance zone shown in map)
High Plains Elementary School serves 592 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (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 67% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
High Plains Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

High Plains Elementary School's student population of 592 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

High Plains 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 High Plains Elementary School is 0.58, 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
#142 out of 1768 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
62%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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 High Plains Elementary School is Cherry Creek High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Cherry Creek Charter Academy (0.4 miles away)
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