Cheltenham Elementary School

1580 Julian Street
Denver, CO 80204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Cheltenham Elementary School serves 397 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cheltenham Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Cheltenham Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Cheltenham Elementary School's student population of 397 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Cheltenham Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Cheltenham Elementary School is 0.42, 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 Testing Rank
#1558 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
75%
34%
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Black
14%
5%
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White
5%
53%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.420.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cheltenham Elementary School is Riseup Community School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lake International School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver Lake International School Math: 8% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 342 students
    0.3 miles
    1820 Lowell Blvd
    Denver, CO 80204
    (720) 424-0260
    0.3 6-8 342
  • Denver Strive Prep - Lake Charter School
    Math: 16% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 333 students
    0.3 miles
    1820 Lowell Blvd
    Denver, CO 80204
    (303) 551-7200
    0.3 6-8 333
  • Denver Riseup Community School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 122 students
    0.4 miles
    1801 Federal Blvd
    Denver, CO 80204
    (303) 477-0517
    0.4 9-12 122
  • Denver Colfax Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 302 students
    0.7 miles
    1526 Tennyson Street
    Denver, CO 80204
    (720) 424-8740
    0.7 PK-5 302
  • Denver Eagleton Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 399 students
    0.8 miles
    880 Hooker Street
    Denver, CO 80204
    (720) 424-7930
    0.8 PK-5 399

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