Manual High School

Manual High School serves 365 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
The school district's 55% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 365 students has grown by 123% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 130% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 365 students
Manual High School Total Students (2008-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Manual High School Total Teachers (2008-2013)
Students by Grade Manual High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 16:1 16:1
Manual High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2013)
Hispanic
63%
32%
Manual High School Black Students (2008-2013)
Black
31%
5%
Manual High School Black Students (2008-2013)
White
3%
56%
Manual High School White Students (2008-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Manual High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Manual High 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.
0.51 0.39
Manual High School Diversity Score (2008-2013)
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.
75%
34%
Manual High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2013)
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.
4%
7%
Manual High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 90,133 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 55% has decreased from 91% 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)
Graduation Rate 55% 78%
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
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 Gilliam School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gilliam School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gilliam School (0.3 miles away)
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    DenverCO 80205
    (303)294-8930
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    0.3 mi | Gr. 5-12 | n/a students                      
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    2480 Downing St
    DenverCO 80205
    (720)424-3040
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 300 students                      
  • DenverDsst: Cole Middle School
    Charter School
    3240 Humbolt St
    DenverCO 80205
    (720)524-6354
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-7 | 282 students                      
  • DenverGilpin Montessori Public School
    2949 California St
    DenverCO 80205
    (720)424-7140
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 282 students                      
  • DenverCole Arts And Science Academy
    3240 Humboldt St
    DenverCO 80205
    (720)423-9120
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 578 students                      

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