Grant Beacon Middle School

Grant Beacon Middle School serves 426 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Grant Beacon Middle School operates within the No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District.

Overview

The student population of 426 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 426 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same 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 17:1 16:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
73%
32%
Black
5%
5%
White
16%
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.
80%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 90,133 students has grown by 21% over five years.
School District Name No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Number of Schools
Managed
178
3
Number of Students Managed 90,133 561
District Total Revenue $880 MM $7 MM
District Spending $881 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,857 $11,613
District Spending / Student $11,874 $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 South High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Merrill Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Asbury Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DenverAsbury Elementary School
    1320 East Asbury Ave
    DenverCO 80210
    (720)424-9750
    0.5 mi | 325 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DenverMc Kinley-thatcher Elementary School
    1230 South Grant St
    DenverCO 80210
    (720)424-5600
    0.7 mi | 182 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DenverSouth High School
    1700 East Louisiana Ave
    DenverCO 80210
    (720)423-6000
    0.9 mi | 1316 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • DenverLincoln Elementary School
    710 South Pennsylvania St
    DenverCO 80209
    (720)424-5990
    1.3 mi | 357 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DenverCory Elementary School
    1550 South Steele St
    DenverCO 80210
    (720)424-8380
    1.6 mi | 377 students | Gr. 1-5                      

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