Second Creek Elementary School

  • Second Creek Elementary School serves 681 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (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 43% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Second Creek Elementary School's student population of 681 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students681 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Second Creek Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Second Creek Elementary School is 0.62, 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#845 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Second Creek 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)
43%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Second Creek 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 Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Second Creek Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Second Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
41%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Second Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Second Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
46%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Second Creek 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
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Second Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.620.39
This chart display the diversity score of Second Creek Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Second Creek 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
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Second Creek 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 Name 27J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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