Cherokee Trail High School

  • Cherokee Trail High School serves 2,724 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 46%.
  • Cherokee Trail High School operates within the Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District.
  • Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District's 87% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2724 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 144 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,724 students
Cherokee Trail High School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Cherokee Trail High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 144 teachers
Cherokee Trail High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Cherokee Trail High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
Cherokee Trail High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Cherokee Trail High School American Indian Students (2010-2014)
Asian
10%
3%
Cherokee Trail High School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
15%
33%
Cherokee Trail High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
12%
5%
Cherokee Trail High School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
59%
54%
Cherokee Trail High School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Cherokee Trail High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Cherokee Trail High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Cherokee Trail High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.61 0.39
Cherokee Trail High School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
34%
Cherokee Trail High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Cherokee Trail High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District's student population of 53,833 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,613 in this district is less than the state average of $14,042. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,045 is less than the state average of $13,805. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
3
Number of Students Managed 53,833 575
Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 83%
Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $576 MM $8 MM
Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $599 MM $8 MM
Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,613 $14,042
Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,045 $13,805
Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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