Jewell Elementary School

  • Jewell Elementary School serves 470 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 9% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 17% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Jewell Elementary School's student population of 470 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students470 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jewell Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jewell Elementary School is 0.70, 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#1553 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
46%
34%
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Black
25%
5%
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White
17%
53%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.700.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAurora Joint No. 28 of the counties of Adams and A School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Jewell Elementary School is Gateway High School (0.7 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school, elementary school is Axl Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Aurora Axl Academy Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 563 students
    0.4 miles
    14100 East Jewell Avenue
    Aurora, CO 80012
    (303)377-0758
    0.4 PK-8 563
  • Aurora Gateway High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1718 students
    0.7 miles
    1300 South Sable Blvd
    Aurora, CO 80012
    (303)755-7160
    0.7 9-12 1718
  • Aurora Century Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 322 students
    0.8 miles
    2500 South Granby Way
    Aurora, CO 80014
    (303)745-4424
    0.8 PK-5 322
  • Aurora Montessori Del Mundo Charter School Charter School
    Grades: PK-4 | 271 students
    1.2 miles
    15503 East Mississippi Ave Uni
    Aurora, CO 80017
    (720)432-2548
    1.2 PK-4 271
  • Aurora Prairie Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1771 students
    1.2 miles
    12600 East Jewell Avenue
    Aurora, CO 80012
    (720)747-3000
    1.2 6-8 1771

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