This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here have above average college readiness measures, ... More are making about average year-over-year academic improvement, and this school has below average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students. Large disparities in suspension rates exist at this school, which is concerning.
Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
Algebra I
15%
State avg: 33%
Science
21%
State avg: 25%
Details
Geometry
79%
State avg: 62%
6/10
Student progress
This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.

Worth a deeper look:

Students at this school are making average academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to help students grow and reach their full potential.

Equity
2/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Very concerning:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling far behind other students in the state, and this school may have large achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps?... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What's the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
Students
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White
47%
Hispanic
21%
Black
17%
Asian
8%
Two or more races
5%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
19 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
325 :1
State avg: 449 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
92%
State avg: 82%
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30 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
5 16
4 6
3 2
2 1
1 4
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Neighborhood
16100 East Smoky Hill Road
Aurora, CO 80015
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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