Chatfield High School

  • Chatfield High School serves 1,776 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (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 51% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Chatfield High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 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%.

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School Overview

  • Chatfield High School's student population of 1,776 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,776 students
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Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chatfield High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,718 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chatfield High School is 0.33, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#461 out of 1718 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
81%
53%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chatfield High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.330.60
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Graduation Rate
92%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Chatfield High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chatfield High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District No. R-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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My kids loved it at Chatfield, they went there instead of Douglas county schools which is their district. It is a much much more relaxed enviroment with teachers who care as much about the students as they do the academics
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