Cherry Creek High School

Cherry Creek High School serves 3,472 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Cherry Creek High School operates within the Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 3472 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 172 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,472 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 172 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
9%
3%
Hispanic
11%
32%
Black
3%
5%
White
74%
56%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.44 0.39
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.
7%
34%
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.
1%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 54,439 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,116 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,603 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
3
Number of Students Managed 54,439 561
Graduation Rate 87% 78%
District Total Revenue $518 MM $7 MM
District Spending $492 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,116 $11,613
District Spending / Student $9,603 $12,022
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Thomas Jefferson High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Campus Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belleview Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • EnglewoodCampus Middle School
    4785 South Dayton St
    EnglewoodCO 80111
    (720)554-2700
    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1434 students                      
  • EnglewoodBelleview Elementary School
    4851 South Dayton St
    EnglewoodCO 80111
    (720)554-3100
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 539 students                      
  • DenverSamuels Elementary School
    3985 South Vincennes Court
    DenverCO 80237
    (720)424-4450
    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 575 students                      
  • EnglewoodHigh Plains Elementary School
    6100 South Fulton St
    EnglewoodCO 80111
    (720)554-3600
    1.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 514 students                      
  • EnglewoodCottonwood Creek Elementary School
    11200 East Orchard Ave
    EnglewoodCO 80111
    (720)554-3200
    1.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 636 students                      

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