Western Hills Elementary School (Closed 2007)

Western Hills Elementary School served 630 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 was higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students630 students
This chart display total students of Western Hills Elementary School by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Western Hills Elementary School by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Western Hills Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Western Hills Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Western Hills Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Western Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
88%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Western Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Western Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
9%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Western Hills Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Western Hills Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.220.60
This chart display the diversity score of Western Hills Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Western Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Western Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMapleton School District No. 1 In The County Of Adams & St School District
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Western Hills Elementary School is Mapleton Early College High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Global Intermediate Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Adventure Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver Adventure Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 374 students
    0.1 miles
    7700 Delta St.
    Denver, CO 80221
    (303) 853-1410
    0.1 PK-6 374
  • Denver Mapleton Early College High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 249 students
    0.2 miles
    8980 York Street
    Denver, CO 80229
    (303) 853-1960
    0.2 9-12 249
  • Denver Global Primary Academy Math: 30-39% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 246 students
    0.3 miles
    7480 Conifer Road
    Denver, CO 80221
    (303) 853-1170
    0.3 PK-3 246
  • Denver Global Intermediate Academy Math: 11% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 249 students
    0.4 miles
    7480 Conifer Road
    Denver, CO 80221
    (303) 853-1930
    0.4 4-8 249
  • Denver Global Leadership Academy Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 226 students
    0.4 miles
    7480 Conifer Road
    Denver, CO 80221
    (303) 853-1930
    0.4 9-12 226
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