Smiley Middle School

Smiley Middle School serves 206 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Smiley Middle School operates within the No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District.

Overview

The student population of 206 students has declined by 43% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 206 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 12:1 16:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
33%
32%
Black
48%
5%
White
14%
56%
Two or more races
4%
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.
0.65 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.
73%
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.
7%
7%

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
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 Venture Prep High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Venture Prep Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hallett Fundamental Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DenverVenture Prep High School
    Charter School
    2540 Holly St
    DenverCO 80207
    (303)893-0805
    Charter School

    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 223 students                      
  • DenverVenture Prep Middle School
    Charter School
    2540 Holly St
    DenverCO 80207
    (303)893-0805
    Charter School

    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 211 students                      
  • DenverHallett Fundamental Academy
    2950 Jasmine St
    DenverCO 80207
    (720)424-6070
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 394 students                      
  • DenverStedman Elementary School
    2940 Dexter St
    DenverCO 80207
    (720)424-3800
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 323 students                      
  • DenverOdyssey Charter Elementary School
    Charter School
    6550 East 21st Ave
    DenverCO 80207
    (303)316-3944
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 225 students                      

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