Northridge Elementary School

  • Northridge Elementary School serves 699 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • 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 72% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Northridge Elementary School's student population of 699 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students699 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northridge Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northridge Elementary School is 0.48, 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#31 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northridge 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 Ratio23:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
70%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northridge 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
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northridge Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.480.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northridge 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 NameDouglas County No. Re 1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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