PROFICIENCY 28% 18% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
17%Aurora Joint District No. 28 of the counties of Adams and A
30%Aurora
34%Colorado

Dalton Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 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 568 students and 26 teachers at Dalton Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 248 free lunch students and 59 reduced lunch students.

Dalton Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 27.5%, which is 18% lower than the Colorado average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students568
Teachers25.92
Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch248
Reduced lunch59

 

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 Dalton Elementary 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

GradeProficiency
All21%
325-29%
420-24%
515-19%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All34%
335-39%
430-34%
530-34%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
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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Dalton Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictColoradoNational
Caucasian 36.7% 18.1% 54.9% 51.1%
African American 19.9% 18.0% 4.7% 15.9%
Asian 5.2% 4.4% 3.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 31.6% 53.8% 32.6% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.8% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.6% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.8% 4.2% 3.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Columbia Middle School24%0.1Aurora, CO
Cimarron Elementary School48%0.8Aurora, CO
Dartmouth Elementary School27%0.8Aurora, CO
Vassar Elementary School24%0.8Aurora, CO
Arrowhead Elementary School35%1.1Aurora, CO
Rangeview High School25%1.2Aurora, CO
Yale Elementary School15%1.2Aurora, CO
Horizon Middle School27%1.3Aurora, CO
Mission Viejo Elementary School26%1.4Aurora, CO
Summit Elementary School30%1.4Aurora, CO
Mrachek Middle School11%1.5Aurora, CO
Century Elementary School22%1.6Aurora, CO

Aurora demographics profile

StatisticAuroraColoradoNational
Population351,1315,359,295318,558,162
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

IndexAuroraColoradoNational
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%
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Source: The Dalton Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.