PROFICIENCY 86% 155% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
17%Aurora Joint District No. 28 of the counties of Adams and A

Aurora Quest K-8 is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Aurora Joint District No. 28 of the counties of Adams and A" in Aurora, CO. There are a total of 600 students and 29 teachers at Aurora Quest K-8, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 105 free lunch students and 34 reduced lunch students.

Aurora Quest K-8 has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 86.0%, which is 155% higher than the Colorado average.


Student/Teacher ratio21:1
Free lunch105
Reduced lunch34


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Aurora Quest K-8, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

3>= 90%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Aurora Quest K-8 race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 53.1% 18.1% 54.9% 51.1%
African American 9.3% 18.0% 4.7% 15.9%
Asian 10.4% 4.4% 3.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 17.5% 53.8% 32.6% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.8% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.2% 0.6% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 7.8% 4.2% 3.5% 3.1%

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South Middle School8%1.3Aurora, CO
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Sixth Avenue Elementary School6%1.4Aurora, CO
Lotus School For Excellence24%1.5Aurora, CO
Prairie Middle School29%1.6Aurora, CO
Axl Academy16%1.6Aurora, CO

Aurora demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2,2875091
Median age34.136.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%56%55%
Speak English68%83%79%
Speak Spanish21%12%13%

Education level achieved in Aurora

Completed 8th grade84.2%87.9%84.3%
Completed high school83.1%87.1%83.0%
Completed some college61.1%69.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree37.6%47.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors27.9%38.7%30.3%
Completed masters8.8%14.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.6%1.3%
Source: The Aurora Quest K-8 data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.