Indian Ridge Elementary School

  • Indian Ridge Elementary School serves 558 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (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 62% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Indian Ridge Elementary School's student population of 558 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students558 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Indian Ridge Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Indian Ridge Elementary School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#75 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indian Ridge 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 2016-17 school year data.
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
13%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Indian Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
6%
5%
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White
61%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Indian Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Indian Ridge Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.590.39
This chart display the diversity score of Indian Ridge Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indian Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCherry Creek No. 5 in the county of Arapah School District
Source: 2016-2017 (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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