Northridge Elementary School

555 South Park Road
Littleton, CO 80126
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Northridge Elementary School serves 705 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Northridge Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (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 71% (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 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Northridge Elementary School's student population of 705 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students705 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Northridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Northridge Elementary School is 0.51, which is less 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
#76 out of 1768 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
68%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDouglas County School District No. Re 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Northridge Elementary School is Stem School Highlands Ranch (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bear Canyon Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Littleton Bear Canyon Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 509 students
    0.8 miles
    9660 Salford Lane
    Littleton, CO 80126
    (303) 387-6475
    0.8 PK-6 509
  • Littleton Stem School Highlands Ranch Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,816 student
    0.8 miles
    8773 Ridgeline Drive
    Littleton, CO 80129
    (303) 683-7836
    0.8 K-12 1,816
  • Littleton Sand Creek Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 452 students
    1.1 miles
    8898 South Maplewood Drive
    Littleton, CO 80126
    (303) 387-6600
    1.1 PK-6 452
  • Littleton Eldorado Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 492 students
    1.3 miles
    1305 Timbervale Trail
    Littleton, CO 80126
    (303) 387-6325
    1.3 PK-6 492
  • Littleton John Wesley Powell Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 951 students
    1.5 miles
    8000 South Corona Way
    Littleton, CO 80122
    (303) 347-7850
    1.5 6-8 951

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