Ponderosa Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 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 784 students and 54 teachers at Ponderosa Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 481 free lunch students and 92 reduced lunch students.
Ponderosa Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 24.5%, which is 27% lower than the Colorado average.
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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 Ponderosa Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a 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||34.0%||18.6%||32.6%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.9%||0.6%||0.8%||1.2%|
|Village East Community Elementary School||21%||0.6||Aurora, CO|
|Eastridge Community Elementary School||23%||0.8||Aurora, CO|
|Overland High School||25%||0.8||Aurora, CO|
|Prairie Middle School||29%||0.9||Aurora, CO|
|Challenge School||93%||1.3||Aurora, CO|
|Polton Community Elementary School||38%||1.4||Aurora, CO|
|Highline Community Elementary School||22%||1.4||Aurora, CO|
|Aurora Hills Middle School||12%||1.4||Aurora, CO|
|Axl Academy||16%||1.8||Aurora, CO|
|Virginia Court Elementary School||7%||1.9||Aurora, CO|
|Aurora Quest K-8||86%||2.0||Aurora, CO|
|Wheeling Elementary School||6%||2.0||Aurora, CO|
|Population density (sq mi)||2,287||50||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||51%||56%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||84.2%||87.9%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||83.1%||87.1%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||61.1%||69.3%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||37.6%||47.1%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||2.1%||3.9%||3.3%|