Sheridan High School

Sheridan High School serves 377 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Sheridan High School operates within the Sheridan No. 2 School District.
Sheridan No. 2 School District's 59% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 377 students has declined by 27% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 377 students
Sheridan High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Sheridan High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Sheridan High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Sheridan High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 18:1
Sheridan High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
Sheridan High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Sheridan High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
75%
33%
Sheridan High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
2%
5%
Sheridan High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
17%
55%
Sheridan High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Sheridan High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.41 0.59
Sheridan High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
76%
35%
Sheridan High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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%
Sheridan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Sheridan No. 2 School District's student population of 1,583 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 59% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,703 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Sheridan No. 2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,583 555
Sheridan   No. 2 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 59% 83%
Sheridan   No. 2 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $22 MM n/a
Sheridan   No. 2 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $22 MM n/a
Sheridan   No. 2 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,703 n/a
Sheridan   No. 2 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,991 n/a
Sheridan   No. 2 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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  • DenverSoar AcademyAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 147 students
    0.1 miles
    3201 West Oxford Ave
    DenverCO 80236
    (720)833-6825
    0.16-12147
  • EnglewoodSheridan Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 313 students
    0.2 miles
    4107 South Federal Blvd
    EnglewoodCO 80150
    (720)833-6988
    0.26-8313
  • EnglewoodEarly Childhood Education Center
    Grades: PK | 162 students
    0.3 miles
    4000 South Lowell Blvd
    EnglewoodCO 80150
    (720)833-6991
    0.3PK162
  • EnglewoodSheridan Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 584 students
    0.5 miles
    3700 South Knox Court
    EnglewoodCO 80150
    (720)833-6989
    0.5KG-5584
  • DenverKaiser Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 342 students
    0.9 miles
    4500 South Quitman St
    DenverCO 80236
    (720)424-6210
    0.9PK-5342

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