Kenton Elementary School

  • Kenton Elementary School serves 617 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 2% (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 8% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Kenton Elementary School's student population of 617 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students617 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kenton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kenton Elementary School is 0.46, 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#1681 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
3%
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Hispanic
72%
34%
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Black
12%
5%
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White
4%
53%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kenton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.460.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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 Kenton Elementary School is Aps Online School (0.5 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school, elementary school is Boston K-8 School (0.2 miles away)
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