PROFICIENCY 45% 32% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
48%Cherry Creek School District No. 5 in the county of Arapah

Sky Vista Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 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 878 students and 47 teachers at Sky Vista Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 153 free lunch students and 64 reduced lunch students.

Sky Vista Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 44.5%, which is 32% higher than the Colorado average.


Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch153
Reduced lunch64


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 Sky Vista Middle School, 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

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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Sky Vista Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 55.2% 55.4% 54.9% 51.1%
African American 12.2% 11.6% 4.7% 15.9%
Asian 8.5% 8.2% 3.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 17.2% 18.6% 32.6% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 0.6% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.3% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.8% 5.4% 3.5% 3.1%

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Horizon Middle School27%1.4Aurora, CO
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Aurora demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,8415091
Median age43.136.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)65%56%55%
Speak English85%83%79%
Speak Spanish3%12%13%

Education level achieved in Aurora

Completed 8th grade97.4%87.9%84.3%
Completed high school97.2%87.1%83.0%
Completed some college93.1%69.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree80.3%47.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors76.1%38.7%30.3%
Completed masters33.2%14.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree12.8%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.6%1.6%1.3%
Source: The Sky Vista Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.