Rishel Middle School (Closed 2012)

451 South Tejon St

Denver, CO 80223-1928

Grades: 8
125 students
Rishel Middle School served 125 students in grades 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was more than the state average of 45%.
Rishel Middle School operated within the No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades: 8
Total Students 125 students
Rishel Middle School Total Students (1987-2011)
Gender % Rishel Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Rishel Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2011)

School Comparison

This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 18:1
Rishel Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2011)
Hispanic
93%
33%
Rishel Middle School Black Students (1988-2011)
White
5%
55%
Rishel Middle School White Students (1988-2011)
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Rishel Middle 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.
0.13 0.38
Rishel Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2011)
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.
93%
35%
Rishel Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2011)
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.
4%
7%
Rishel Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2011)

District Comparison

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)
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: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Kipp Denver Collegiate High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kipp Sunshine Peak Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mathematics And Science Leadership Academy (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DenverKipp Denver Collegiate High School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 354 students451 South Tejon St
    DenverCO 80223
    (303)623-5772
    09-12354
  • DenverMathematics And Science Leadership Academy
    Grades: KG-5 | 282 students451 South Tejon St
    DenverCO 80223
    (720)424-1310
    0KG-5282
  • DenverKipp Sunshine Peak Academy
    Charter School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 376 students375 South Tejon St
    DenverCO 80223
    (303)623-5772
    0.15-8376
  • DenverValverde Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 400 students2030 West Alameda Ave
    DenverCO 80223
    (720)424-3250
    0.2PK-5400
  • DenverFlorence Crittenton High School
    Alternative School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 123 students96 South Zuni
    DenverCO 80223
    (303)733-7686
    0.59-12123
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