Overland High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Cherry Creek School District No. 5 in the county of Arapah" in Aurora, CO. There are a total of 2,340 students and 120 teachers at Overland High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 1,213 free lunch students and 277 reduced lunch students.
Overland High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 25.0%, which is 26% lower than the Colorado average.
|Taking some courses||545|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||173|
|Passing some courses||292|
|Passing no courses||243|
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 Overland High School, there are a total of 709 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 545 taking some courses.
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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|Hispanic or Latino||32.6%||18.6%||32.6%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.7%||0.6%||0.8%||1.2%|
|Prairie Middle School||29%||0.1||Aurora, CO|
|Eastridge Community Elementary School||23%||0.7||Aurora, CO|
|Ponderosa Elementary School||25%||0.8||Aurora, CO|
|Village East Community Elementary School||21%||0.9||Aurora, CO|
|Axl Academy||16%||1.0||Aurora, CO|
|Aurora Hills Middle School||12%||1.2||Aurora, CO|
|Polton Community Elementary School||38%||1.3||Aurora, CO|
|Jewell Elementary School||15%||1.3||Aurora, CO|
|Gateway High School||13%||1.7||Aurora, CO|
|Aurora Quest K-8||86%||1.7||Aurora, CO|
|Wheeling Elementary School||6%||1.7||Aurora, CO|
|Highline Community Elementary School||22%||1.7||Aurora, CO|
|Population density (sq mi)||2,206||49||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||52%||56%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||83.8%||87.5%||83.8%|
|Completed high school||82.6%||86.5%||82.4%|
|Completed some college||61.1%||68.4%||58.4%|
|Completed associate degree||36.3%||45.7%||37.2%|
|Completed professional degree||2.1%||3.7%||3.2%|