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 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 426 students
Grant Beacon Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Grant Beacon Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Grant Beacon Middle School Student 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
Grant Beacon Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Grant Beacon Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
3%
3%
Grant Beacon Middle School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
73%
32%
Grant Beacon Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
5%
5%
Grant Beacon Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
16%
56%
Grant Beacon Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Grant Beacon Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Grant Beacon 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.
0.44 0.39
Grant Beacon Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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%
Grant Beacon Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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%
Grant Beacon Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 90,133 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,857 is higher than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,874 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four 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
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $880 MM $7 MM
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $881 MM $7 MM
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,857 $11,613
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,874 $12,022
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Grades Students
  • DenverAsbury Elementary School
    1320 East Asbury Ave
    DenverCO 80210
    (720)424-9750
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 325 students                      
  • DenverMc Kinley-thatcher Elementary School
    1230 South Grant St
    DenverCO 80210
    (720)424-5600
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 182 students                      
  • DenverSouth High School
    1700 East Louisiana Ave
    DenverCO 80210
    (720)423-6000
    0.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1316 students                      
  • DenverLincoln Elementary School
    710 South Pennsylvania St
    DenverCO 80209
    (720)424-5990
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 357 students                      
  • DenverCory Elementary School
    1550 South Steele St
    DenverCO 80210
    (720)424-8380
    1.6 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 377 students                      

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