Arapahoe High School

  • Arapahoe High School serves 2,262 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Arapahoe High School's student population of 2,262 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 101 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers101 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arapahoe High School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arapahoe High School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#97 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
82%
53%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Arapahoe High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.320.39
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Graduation Rate
94%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLittleton No. 6 in the county of Arapahoe School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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