8898 South Maplewood Drive
Littleton, CO 80126
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Sand Creek Elementary School serves 452 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Sand Creek Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Sand Creek Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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School Overview

Sand Creek Elementary School's student population of 452 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
452 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Sand Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sand Creek Elementary School is 0.43, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#384 out of 1783 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
74%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 452 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43 (Btm 50%)

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