Grant Beacon Middle School

Grant Beacon Middle School serves 444 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Grant Beacon Middle School operates within the No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District.

School Overview

The student population of 444 students has grown by 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 444 students
Grant Beacon Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Grant Beacon Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Grant Beacon Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Grant Beacon Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is equal to the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
Grant Beacon Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
3%
Grant Beacon Middle School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
78%
33%
Grant Beacon Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
4%
5%
Grant Beacon Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
12%
55%
Grant Beacon Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Grant Beacon Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.38 0.38
Grant Beacon Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
83%
35%
Grant Beacon Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%
Grant Beacon Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District's student population of 86,046 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,388 is higher than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,012 is higher than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Number of Schools
Managed
187
3
Number of Students Managed 86,046 555
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $957 MM $7 MM
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,005 MM $7 MM
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,388 $12,220
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,012 $11,937
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is South High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Merrill Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Asbury Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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