Homestead Elementary School

  • Homestead Elementary School serves 524 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Homestead Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Homestead Elementary School's student population of 524 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students524 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Homestead Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,718 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Homestead Elementary School is 0.49, 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 School Rank (16-17)#58 out of 1718 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
69%
53%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.490.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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

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