Manual High School

Manual High School serves 417 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 45%.
The school district's 63% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 417 students has grown by 42% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 417 students
Manual High School Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Manual High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Manual High School Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade Manual High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than 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 17:1 18:1
Manual High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Hispanic
60%
33%
Manual High School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
33%
5%
Manual High School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
2%
55%
Manual High School White Students (2008-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Manual High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Manual High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.53 0.38
Manual High School Diversity Score (2008-2014)
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.
68%
35%
Manual High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
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.
3%
7%
Manual High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 86,046 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 84% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,388 is higher than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,012 is higher than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 10% 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 (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 63% 83%
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $957 MM $7 MM
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,005 MM $7 MM
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,388 $12,220
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,012 $11,937
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Gilliam School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gilliam School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gilliam School (0.3 miles away)
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  • DenverGilliam School
    Alternative School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 5-12 | 3 students2844 Downing
    DenverCO 80205
    (303)294-8930
    0.35-123
  • DenverCole Arts And Science Academy
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 540 students3240 Humboldt St
    DenverCO 80205
    (720)423-9120
    0.4PK-5540
  • DenverDsst: Cole Middle School
    Charter School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 415 students3240 Humbolt St
    DenverCO 80205
    (303)524-6354
    0.46-8415
  • DenverGilpin Montessori Public School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 287 students2949 California St
    DenverCO 80205
    (720)424-7140
    0.4PK-5287
  • DenverWhittier K-8 School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 318 students2480 Downing St
    DenverCO 80205
    (720)424-3040
    0.4PK-8318

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