Chatfield High School

7227 South Simms Street
Littleton, CO 80127
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Chatfield High School serves 1,790 students in grades 9-12.
Chatfield 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,790 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 10% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Chatfield High School's student population of 1,790 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 89 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,790 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
89 teachers
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School Rankings

Chatfield High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Chatfield High School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#56 out of 1734 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
35%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
81%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.33
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Graduation Rate
95%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Chatfield High School's ranking?
Chatfield High School is ranked #56 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Colorado.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
62% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 77% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
What is the graduation rate of Chatfield High School?
The graduation rate of Chatfield High School is 95%, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 81%.
How many students attend Chatfield High School?
1,790 students attend Chatfield High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Chatfield High School students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Chatfield High School?
Chatfield High School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Chatfield High School offer ?
Chatfield High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Chatfield High School part of?
Chatfield High School is part of Jefferson County School District No. R-1.

School Reviews

5   11/4/2007
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
- Posted by Parent - sgtsm

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,790 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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