PROFICIENCY 6% 82% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
17%Aurora Joint District No. 28 of the counties of Adams and A

Wheeling 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 574 students and 32 teachers at Wheeling Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 416 free lunch students and 34 reduced lunch students.

Wheeling Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 6.0%, which is 82% lower than the Colorado average.


Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch416
Reduced lunch34


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 Wheeling 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

3<= 5%
5<= 5%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

3<= 5%
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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Wheeling Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 9.8% 18.1% 54.9% 51.1%
African American 22.9% 18.0% 4.7% 15.9%
Asian 2.6% 4.4% 3.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 57.3% 53.8% 32.6% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.8% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.6% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.5% 4.2% 3.5% 3.1%

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Aurora demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)4,3275091
Median age34.236.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%56%55%
Speak English73%83%79%
Speak Spanish21%12%13%

Education level achieved in Aurora

Completed 8th grade84.0%87.9%84.3%
Completed high school82.8%87.1%83.0%
Completed some college68.7%69.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree51.0%47.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors45.7%38.7%30.3%
Completed masters17.7%14.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.7%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.8%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Wheeling Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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