Indian Ridge Elementary School

16501 East Progress Drive
Aurora, CO 80015
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Indian Ridge Elementary School serves 555 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Indian Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 56% (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 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Indian Ridge Elementary School's student population of 555 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students555 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Indian Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Indian Ridge Elementary School is 0.61, 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
#227 out of 1768 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
12%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
34%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
59%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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, middle school and elementary school to Indian Ridge Elementary School is Options School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Aurora Options School Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 562 students
    0.5 miles
    16500 E. Smokey Hill Road
    Aurora, CO 80015
    (720) 886-7380
    0.5 K-12 562
  • Aurora Laredo Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,069 student
    0.6 miles
    5000 South Laredo Street
    Aurora, CO 80015
    (720) 886-5000
    0.6 6-8 1,069
  • Aurora Smoky Hill High School Math: 41% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,071 students
    0.6 miles
    16100 East Smoky Hill Road
    Aurora, CO 80015
    (720) 886-5300
    0.6 9-12 2,071
  • Aurora Independence Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 504 students
    0.8 miles
    4700 South Memphis Street
    Aurora, CO 80015
    (720) 886-8200
    0.8 PK-5 504
  • Aurora Trails West Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 461 students
    0.9 miles
    5400 South Waco Street
    Aurora, CO 80015
    (720) 886-8500
    0.9 PK-5 461

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