Sheridan High School

Sheridan High School serves 370 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower 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%.
Sheridan High School operates within the Sheridan No. 2 School District.
The school district's 63% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 370 students has declined by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 370 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
3%
Hispanic
73%
32%
Black
5%
5%
White
16%
56%
Two or more races
1%
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.
0.44 0.38
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.
67%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,505 students has grown by 52% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 93% over five years.
School District Name Sheridan No. 2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,505 561
Graduation Rate 63% 78%
District Total Revenue $22 MM $7 MM
District Spending $25 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,131 $11,613
District Spending / Student $15,173 $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 Soar Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Soar Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Soar Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DenverSoar Academy
    Alternative School
    3201 West Oxford Ave
    DenverCO 80236
    (720)833-6825
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | 137 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • EnglewoodSheridan Middle School
    4107 South Federal Blvd
    EnglewoodCO 80150
    (720)833-6988
    0.2 mi | 296 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • EnglewoodEarly Childhood Education Center
    4000 South Lowell Blvd
    EnglewoodCO 80150
    (720)833-6991
    0.3 mi | 165 students | Gr. PK                      
  • EnglewoodSheridan Elementary School
    3700 South Knox Court
    EnglewoodCO 80150
    (720)833-6989
    0.5 mi | 616 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DenverKaiser Elementary School
    4500 South Quitman St
    DenverCO 80236
    (720)424-6210
    0.9 mi | 332 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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