Aurora West College Preparatory Academy



Aurora West College Preparatory Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Aurora West College Preparatory Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 327
7 297
8 307
9 113
10 97
11 87
12 98

Aurora West College Preparatory Academy is a public high school of the Aurora Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District located in Aurora, CO. It has 1,326 students in grades 6th through 12th. Aurora West College Preparatory Academy is the 77th largest public high school in Colorado and the 4,143rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 20.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,326
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 63.67
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,143rd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 77th out of 501
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 399th out of 496
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 87th out of 496

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Aurora West College Preparatory Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 682
(51%)
6,746
(48%)
 Male 644
(49%)
7,236
(52%)

Aurora West College Preparatory Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 956
(72%)
7,160
(51%)
 Asian 157
(12%)
744
(5%)
 Black 116
(9%)
2,621
(19%)
 White 67
(5%)
2,789
(20%)
 Two or More 22
(2%)
479
(3%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
104
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
85
(1%)

Aurora West College Preparatory Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 972
(73%)
6,924
(50%)
 Not Eligible 296
(22%)
6,033
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 58
(4%)
1,025
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Aurora West College Preparatory Academy is ranked 13th out of 485 ranked schools in Colorado, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Aurora West College Preparatory Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 36.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Aurora West College Preparatory Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 890
2006 835
2007 839
2008 803
2009 754
2010 818
2011 986
2012 1074
2013 1241
2014 1290
2015 1326

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.6
2006 15.6
2007 16.8
2008 16.3
2009 16
2010 17
2011 19.6
2012 18.1
2013 20.4
2014 21.6
2015 20.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8
2006 0.87425149700599
2007 0.93325387365912
2008 0.95765877957659
2009 0.94429708222812
2010 0.94743276283619
2011 0.94523326572008
2012 0.94320297951583
2013 0.90088638195004
2014 0.85813953488372
2015 0.77677224736048

Compare Aurora West College Preparatory Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,761.6% 17.6:1
 
2,080.0% 20.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 36.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 77.7%
 

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