Adams Youth Service Center

1933 East Bridge Street
Brighton, CO 80601
  • Adams Youth Service Center serves 26 students in grades 4-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 57%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 69%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Adams Youth Service Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Adams Youth Service Center's student population of 26 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 4-12
Total Students26 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Adams Youth Service Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,737 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Adams Youth Service Center is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank (13-14)#1324 out of 1737 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:117:1
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Hispanic
47%
34%
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Black
15%
5%
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White
35%
53%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
34%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District 27j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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