Arapahoe Ridge Elementary School

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13095 Pecos St

Denver, CO 80234

(720) 972-5740

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 620

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for Arapahoe Ridge Elementary School

Arapahoe Ridge Elementary This school is located within a quiet respectable community that's not near any busy streets. It's tucked neatly away. The teachers have been great & respond quickly to our needs if any issues arise. I like the fact that they get the parents involved to help you respect what ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/16/13

This is an amazing public school. The teachers are incredibly committed and the principal is very involved. We have had an excellent experience.

Posted by a parent on 02/12/12

We have two students at Arapahoe Ridge and have been at the school for 3 years now. We are extremely pleased with the Principal and the Teachers. They are all very dedicated to the students and are always looking to enrich the learning environment at the school. Even with the huge budget cuts this year, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/10/12

ARE staff works as a team towards the school vision of creating a community of learning. Outstanding Adams 12 school. I take exception to the negative reviews with very specific one-off issues thery are focusing on. Come see for yourself, go wolves!

Posted by a parent on 02/10/12

I have been involved with ARE for the past two years and couldn't feel better about our choice to send our children to this school. The teachers are passionate about teaching, the well-being of the children and are committed to making the elementary years a wonderful experience for the children. Every ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/09/12

I have been absolutely delighted with our experience at Arapahoe Ridge. The teachers have been excellent and completely adaptable with the material to keep my daughter challenged. I feel like they do a wonderful job of not only tailoring the material to her needs and level but on the days I volunteer, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/09/12

Excellent school, I have had kids for the past 12 years straight. We have had some absolutely magnificent and innovative teachers.

Posted by a parent on 03/07/11

Wish I could give this school 5 stars. Was going to give 3 stars but that is average and to many staff are more concerned with policy and procedure then the kids. And the principle will get upset if you tell the truth about the pathetic staff. They do have some great staff as well. But the principle ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/25/11

From a teaching perspective, I have nothing but great things to say about ARE. The faculty and staff go out of the way to ensure that my child is safe and is being challenge. My daughter tests above her grade level and the teaching staff continues to challenge her daily. I would give the school an ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/19/09

We left after Kinder due to total overcrowding and lack of any kind of differenciation for various learning levels. Our child was bored and very sad at school and the teacher and administration were not helpful. Way too many kids in very cramped classrooms.

Posted by a parent on 05/08/09

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Test scores for Arapahoe Ridge Elementary School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Arapahoe Ridge Elementary School
Adams 12 Five Star Schools
* In 2011-2012 Colorado used the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The TCAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Denver schools — Arapahoe Ridge Elementary School is located at 13095 Pecos St, Denver CO 80234. 13095 Pecos St is in the 80234 ZIP code in Denver, CO The school district for Arapahoe Ridge Elementary School is the Adams 12 Five Star Schools. Arapahoe Ridge Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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