Cherry Creek High School

Cherry Creek High School serves 3,453 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
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 3453 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 177 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,453 students
Cherry Creek High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 177 teachers
Cherry Creek High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Cherry Creek High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
Cherry Creek High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
9%
3%
Cherry Creek High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
10%
32%
Cherry Creek High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
5%
Cherry Creek High School Black (1988-2012)
White
74%
56%
Cherry Creek High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Cherry Creek High School Sch Ethnicity Cherry Creek High 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.
0.44 0.58
Cherry Creek High 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.
6%
34%
Cherry Creek High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
2%
7%
Cherry Creek High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 53,540 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
3
Number of Students Managed 53,540 554
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 87% 78%
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $518 MM $7 MM
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $492 MM $7 MM
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,116 $11,613
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,603 $12,022
Cherry Creek,   No. 5, In The County Of Arapah 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 Colorado Provost Academy (1.1 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 Students Grades
  • Greenwood Village Campus Middle School
    4785 South Dayton St
    Greenwood Village , CO , 80111
    (720)554-2700
    0.2  mi  |  1419  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Greenwood Village Belleview Elementary School
    4851 South Dayton St
    Greenwood Village , CO , 80111
    (720)554-3100
    0.3  mi  |  581  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Denver Samuels Elementary School
    3985 South Vincennes Court
    Denver , CO , 80237
    (720)424-4450
    1  mi  |  615  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greenwood Village Colorado Provost Academy
    Charter School
    7720 East Belleview Ave Sui
    Greenwood Village , CO , 80111
    (303)770-1240
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  391  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Greenwood Village High Plains Elementary School
    6100 South Fulton St
    Greenwood Village , CO , 80111
    (720)554-3600
    1.9  mi  |  518  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Arapahoe County, 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 0.63, which is higher than the Colorado average of 0.58. The most diverse school district in Arapahoe County is Cherry Creek, School District No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or national school diversity statistics.