PROFICIENCY 58% 71% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
48%Cherry Creek School District No. 5 in the county of Arapah
30%Aurora
34%Colorado

Grandview 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 2,572 students and 131 teachers at Grandview High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 416 free lunch students and 160 reduced lunch students.

Grandview High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 57.5%, which is 71% higher than the Colorado average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2572
Teachers131.46
Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch416
Reduced lunch160

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment1,163
Taking some courses998
Taking some courses (not tests)171
Passing some courses857
Passing no courses132

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 Grandview High School, there are a total of 1,163 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 998 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All48%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School48%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All67%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School67%

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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Grandview High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictColoradoNational
Caucasian 60.5% 55.4% 54.9% 51.1%
African American 8.7% 11.6% 4.7% 15.9%
Asian 9.3% 8.2% 3.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 15.4% 18.6% 32.6% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.6% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.3% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.9% 5.4% 3.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Creekside Elementary School54%1.0Centennial, CO
Liberty Middle School50%1.0Aurora, CO
Falcon Creek Middle School47%1.1Aurora, CO
Rolling Hills Elementary School61%1.6Aurora, CO
Canyon Creek Elementary School46%1.7Aurora, CO
Timberline Elementary School47%1.7Centennial, CO
Fox Hollow Elementary School59%2.0Aurora, CO
Thunder Ridge Middle School43%2.1Aurora, CO
Antelope Ridge Elementary School56%2.2Aurora, CO
Peakview Elementary School44%2.3Centennial, CO
Coyote Hills Elementary School65%2.3Aurora, CO
Eaglecrest High School45%2.4Centennial, 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 Grandview High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.