Bruce Randolph School

3955 Steele St,

Denver, CO, 80205-

Tel: (720)424-1080
Grades: 6-12

886 students

Bruce Randolph School serves 886 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Bruce Randolph School operates within the No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District.

Overview

The student population of 886 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 886 students
Bruce Randolph School Total Students (2003-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Bruce Randolph School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2012)
Students by Grade Bruce Randolph School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Bruce Randolph School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
87%
32%
Bruce Randolph School Hispanic (2003-2012)
Black
8%
5%
Bruce Randolph School Black (2003-2012)
White
2%
56%
Bruce Randolph School White (2003-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bruce Randolph School Sch Ethnicity Bruce Randolph 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.
0.24 0.58
Bruce Randolph School Diversity Score (2003-2012)
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.
93%
34%
Bruce Randolph School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2012)
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.
3%
7%
Bruce Randolph School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

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 86,562 554
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
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 $11,859 $11,613
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,876 $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 P.r.e.p. (positive Refocus Education Program) (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is P.r.e.p. (positive Refocus Education Program) (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harrington Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Denver Pioneer Charter School
    Charter School
    3230 East 38th Ave
    Denver , CO , 80205
    (303)329-8412
    Charter School
    0.2  mi  |  393  students  |  Gr.  PK-7
  • Denver Harrington Elementary School
    2401 East 37th Ave
    Denver , CO , 80205
    (720)424-6420
    0.5  mi  |  470  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Denver Swansea Elementary School
    4650 Columbine St
    Denver , CO , 80216
    (720)424-3630
    0.7  mi  |  555  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Denver Barrett Elementary School
    2900 Richard Allen Court
    Denver , CO , 80205
    (720)424-9530
    1  mi  |  222  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Denver Columbine Elementary School
    2540 East 29th Ave
    Denver , CO , 80205
    (720)424-8510
    1  mi  |  288  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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