Thornton, CO
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Thornton Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Adams 12 Five Star Schools School District Details

Adams 12 Five Star Schools School District
1500 E 128 Th Avenue
Thornton, CO 80241

38,701 Students enrolled in District

53 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Adams 12 Five Star Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Colorado

(10 is best)

Better than of CO school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Adams12 Five Star Preschool School
1500 East 128 Th Avenue
Thornton, CO, 80241
PK-PK
Arapahoe Ridge Elementary School
13095 Pecos Street
Westminster, CO, 80030
KG-05
Bright Horizons Pre-Kindergarten School
5321 East 136 Th Avenue
Brighton, CO, 80601
PK-PK
Centennial Elementary School
13200 Westlake Drive
Broomfield, CO, 80020
PK-05
Century Middle School
13000 Lafayette Street
Thornton, CO, 80241
06-08
Cherry Drive Elementary School
11500 Cherry Drive
Thornton, CO, 80233
KG-05
Coronado Hills Elementary School
8300 Downing Drive
Thornton, CO, 80229
PK-05
Cotton Creek Elementary School
11100 Vrain Street
Westminster, CO, 80030
KG-05
Coyote Ridge Elementary School
13770 Broadlands Drive
Broomfield, CO, 80020
KG-05
Eagleview Elementary School
4601 Summit Grove Parkway
Thornton, CO, 80241
KG-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 53.0% 56.7%
Black 2.1% 4.9%
Hispanic 38.7% 34.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.4% 3.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.8% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.5% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.3% 7.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,117 $216,090,910 55.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $343 $14,484,890 3.7%
Staff $382 $16,131,860 4.1%
General Administration $123 $5,194,290 1.3%
School Administration $653 $27,576,190 7.0%
Operation $737 $31,123,510 8.0%
Transportation $172 $7,263,560 1.9%
Other $599 $25,295,770 6.5%
Total Support $3,009 $127,070,070 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,130 $47,719,900 12.2%
Total Expenditures $9,256 $390,880,880 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,047 $4,487,133,061 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $415 $369,029,466 4.0%
Staff $505 $448,909,713 4.8%
General Administration $136 $120,592,409 1.3%
School Administration $623 $553,747,594 5.9%
Operation $814 $723,922,466 7.8%
Transportation $268 $238,689,690 2.6%
Other $620 $551,229,951 5.9%
Total Support $3,381 $3,006,072,053 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,049 $1,821,385,690 19.6%
Total Expenditures $10,478 $9,314,617,799 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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