Slavens K-8 School

Slavens K-8 School serves 510 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.

Overview

The student population of 510 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 510 students
Slavens K-8 School Total Students (1997-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Slavens K-8 School Total Classroom Teachers (1997-2012)
Students by Grade Slavens K-8 School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less 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 19:1 15:1
Slavens K-8 School Student : Teacher Ratio (1997-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
Slavens K-8 School Asian (1997-2012)
Hispanic
7%
32%
Slavens K-8 School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
1%
5%
Slavens K-8 School Black (1997-2012)
White
83%
56%
Slavens K-8 School White (1997-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Slavens K-8 School Sch Ethnicity Slavens K-8 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.
0.30 0.39
Slavens K-8 School Diversity Score (1997-2012)
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.
6%
34%
Slavens K-8 School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
1%
7%
Slavens K-8 School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 86,562 students has grown by 16% over five years.
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 86,562 594
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Englewood High School (1.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Englewood Leadership Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charles Hay World School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Englewood Charles Hay World School
    3195 South Lafayette St
    Englewood , CO , 80113
    (303)761-2433
    0.9  mi  |  356  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Denver University Park Elementary School
    2300 South St Paul St
    Denver , CO , 80210
    (720)424-3410
    0.9  mi  |  425  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Denver Bradley Elementary School
    3051 South Elm St
    Denver , CO , 80222
    (720)424-9468
    1.4  mi  |  521  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Denver Asbury Elementary School
    1320 East Asbury Ave
    Denver , CO , 80210
    (720)424-9888
    1.5  mi  |  313  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Cherry Hills Village Cherry Hills Village Elementary School
    2400 East Quincy Ave
    Cherry Hills Village , CO , 80110
    (720)747-2700
    1.6  mi  |  614  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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