PROFICIENCY 13% 63% 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

Gateway High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 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 1,747 students and 87 teachers at Gateway High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 994 free lunch students and 131 reduced lunch students.

Gateway High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 12.5%, which is 63% lower than the Colorado average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1747
Teachers86.91
Student/Teacher ratio21:1
Free lunch994
Reduced lunch131

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment48
Taking some courses15
Taking some courses (not tests)28
Passing some courses4
Passing no courses<=2

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 Gateway High School, there are a total of 48 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 15 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All7%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School7%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All18%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School18%

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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Gateway High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictColoradoNational
Caucasian 16.5% 18.1% 54.9% 51.1%
African American 25.0% 18.0% 4.7% 15.9%
Asian 2.7% 4.4% 3.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 50.4% 53.8% 32.6% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.8% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.9% 0.6% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.8% 4.2% 3.5% 3.1%

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Aurora Hills Middle School12%1.2Aurora, CO
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Prairie Middle School29%1.5Aurora, CO
Virginia Court Elementary School7%1.6Aurora, CO
Century Elementary School22%1.6Aurora, CO
Vanguard Classical School - East20%1.6Aurora, CO
Overland High School25%1.7Aurora, 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 Gateway High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.