2201 East Dry Creek Road
Littleton, CO 80122
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Arapahoe High School serves 2,230 students in grades 9-12.
Arapahoe High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Arapahoe High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Arapahoe High School's student population of 2,230 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,230 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
102 teachers
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School Rankings

Arapahoe High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Arapahoe High School is 0.34, which is less 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 Data
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State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#38 out of 1783 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
81%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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Graduation Rate
94%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 2,230 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 20% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 84% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.34 (Btm 50%)

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