Mrachek Middle School

Mrachek Middle School serves 946 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.

Overview

The student population of 946 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 946 students
Mrachek Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Mrachek Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mrachek Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 is less than the state average of 0.76. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 15:1
Mrachek Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
3%
Mrachek Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
40%
32%
Mrachek Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
28%
5%
Mrachek Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
21%
56%
Mrachek Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mrachek Middle School Sch Ethnicity Mrachek Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.72 0.76
Mrachek Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
54%
34%
Mrachek Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Mrachek Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 39,143 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Aurora, Joint No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
3
Number of Students Managed 39,143 594
Aurora, Joint  No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $351 MM $7 MM
District Spending $352 MM $7 MM
Aurora, Joint  No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,885 $11,613
Aurora, Joint  No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,894 $12,022
Aurora, Joint  No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rangeview High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Columbia Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vassar Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Aurora Rangeview High School
    17599 East Iliff Ave
    Aurora , CO , 80013
    (303)695-6848
    0.4  mi  |  2197  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Aurora Vassar Elementary School
    18101 East Vassar Ave
    Aurora , CO , 80013
    (303)752-3772
    0.8  mi  |  556  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Aurora Iowa Elementary School
    16701 East Iowa Ave
    Aurora , CO , 80017
    (303)751-3660
    0.8  mi  |  480  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Aurora Arkansas Elementary School
    17301 East Arkansas Ave
    Aurora , CO , 80017
    (303)755-0323
    0.9  mi  |  513  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Aurora Side Creek Elementary School
    19191 East Iliff Place
    Aurora , CO , 80013
    (303)755-1785
    0.9  mi  |  652  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Aurora, CO public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.72, which is higher than the Colorado average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Aurora is Side Creek Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or national school diversity statistics.