Rishel Middle School (Closed 2011)

451 South Tejon St,

Denver, CO, 80223-1928

Grades: 8

125 students

Rishel Middle School (Closed 2011) served 125 students in grades 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was more than the state average of 44%.
Rishel Middle School (Closed 2011) operated within the No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades: 8
Total Students 125 students
Rishel Middle School Total Students (1987-2011)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Rishel Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2011)
Students by Grade Rishel Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 15:1
Rishel Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2011)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Rishel Middle School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
92%
32%
Rishel Middle School Hispanic (1988-2011)
Black
n/a
5%
Rishel Middle School Black (1988-2011)
White
4%
56%
Rishel Middle School White (1988-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Rishel Middle School Sch Ethnicity Rishel Middle 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.
0.15 0.58
Rishel Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2011)
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.
93%
34%
Rishel Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2011)
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%
Rishel Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Number of Schools
Managed
164
3
Number of Students Managed 86,562 554
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $880 MM $7 MM
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $881 MM $7 MM
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,857 $11,613
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,874 $12,022
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kipp Denver Collegiate High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Kipp Denver Collegiate High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mathematics And Science Leadership Academy (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Denver Mathematics And Science Leadership Academy
    451 South Tejon St
    Denver , CO , 80223
    (720)424-1310
    0  mi  |  254  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Denver Kipp Denver Collegiate High School
    Charter School
    451 South Tejon St
    Denver , CO , 80223
    (303)623-5772
    Charter School
    0  mi  |  330  students  |  Gr.  9-11
  • Denver Kipp Sunshine Peak Academy
    Charter School
    375 South Tejon St
    Denver , CO , 80223
    (303)623-5772
    Charter School
    0.1  mi  |  373  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Denver Valverde Elementary School
    2030 West Alameda Ave
    Denver , CO , 80223
    (720)424-3250
    0.2  mi  |  394  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Denver Florence Crittenton High School
    Alternative School
    96 South Zuni
    Denver , CO , 80223
    (303)733-7686
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  155  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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