Jefferson County School District No. R-1 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 162 public schools serving 79,848 students in Jefferson County School District No. R-1 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Colorado.
Public Schools in Jefferson County School District No. R-1 School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Jefferson County School District No. R-1 School District are Dennison Elementary School, Evergreen High School and D'evelyn Junior/senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Jefferson County School District No. R-1 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Jefferson County School District No. R-1 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Colorado for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Jefferson County School District No. R-1 School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CO)
# Schools
162 Schools
1,919 Schools
# Students
79,848 Students
881,937 Students
# Teachers
4,681 Teachers
53,045 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Jefferson County School District No. R-1 School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 185 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CO)
Overall District Rank
#32 out of 186 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Jefferson County School District No. R-1  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson County School District No. R-1  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson County School District No. R-1  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jefferson County School District No. R-1  School District and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.50
0.61
# American Indian Students
427 Students
5,836 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
2,524 Students
28,404 Students
% Asian Students
3%
3%
# Hispanic Students
19,633 Students
301,375 Students
% Hispanic Students
25%
34%
# Black Students
1,018 Students
40,310 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
52,843 Students
462,435 Students
% White Students
66%
52%
# Hawaiian Students
120 Students
2,451 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
3,283 Students
40,787 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,949
26,250
# Students in K Grade:
5,231
58,131
# Students in 1st Grade:
5,708
61,684
# Students in 2nd Grade:
5,589
61,401
# Students in 3rd Grade:
5,608
62,293
# Students in 4th Grade:
5,750
63,472
# Students in 5th Grade:
5,720
64,703
# Students in 6th Grade:
6,082
67,370
# Students in 7th Grade:
6,194
69,201
# Students in 8th Grade:
6,242
69,365
# Students in 9th Grade:
6,393
70,949
# Students in 10th Grade:
6,383
68,743
# Students in 11th Grade:
6,292
67,226
# Students in 12th Grade:
6,707
71,149
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,876 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,134. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,722 is less than the state median of $13,247. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$948 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jefferson County School District No. R-1  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$936 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Jefferson County School District No. R-1  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student (19-20)
$11,876
$14,134
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jefferson County School District No. R-1  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending / Student (19-20)
$11,722
$13,247
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jefferson County School District No. R-1  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Best Jefferson County School District No. R-1 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Dennison Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
401 Independence Street
Denver, CO 80226
(303) 982-6382
Grades: K-6
| 623 students
Rank: #22.
Evergreen High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
29300 Buffalo Road
Evergreen, CO 80439
(303) 982-5140
Grades: 9-12
| 1,024 students
Rank: #33.
D'evelyn Junior/senior High School
Math: 80% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10359 W Nassau Avenue
Denver, CO 80235
(303) 982-2600
Grades: 6-12
| 1,132 students
Rank: #44.
Jefferson Academy High School
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11251 Reed Way
Broomfield, CO 80020
(720) 887-1992
Grades: 9-12
| 421 students
Rank: #55.
Devinny Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1725 South Wright Street
Denver, CO 80228
(303) 982-9200
Grades: K-5
| 463 students
Rank: #66.
Ralston Valley Senior High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
13355 West 80th Avenue
Arvada, CO 80005
(303) 982-5600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,891 students
Rank: #77.
Parmalee Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4460 S Parmalee Gulch
Indian Hills, CO 80454
(303) 982-8014
Grades: K-5
| 274 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Bradford K8 South
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1 White Oak Drive
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-3480
Grades: K-4
| 438 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Ralston Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
25856 Columbine Glen
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 982-4386
Grades: K-5
| 268 students
Rank: #1010.
Chatfield High School
Math: 69% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7227 South Simms Street
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-3670
Grades: 9-12
| 1,834 students
Rank: #1111.
Conifer Senior High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10441 County Highway 73
Conifer, CO 80433
(303) 982-5255
Grades: 9-12
| 837 students
Rank: #1212.
Fairmount Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
15975 West 50th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403
(303) 982-5422
Grades: K-5
| 586 students
Rank: #1313.
Manning Options School
Math: 63% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
13200 West 32nd Place
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 982-6340
Grades: 6-8
| 673 students
Rank: #1414.
West Woods Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
16650 West 72nd Avenue
Arvada, CO 80007
(303) 982-5649
Grades: K-5
| 531 students
Rank: #1515.
Bergen Valley Intermediate School
Math: 68% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1422 Sugarbush Drive
Evergreen, CO 80439
(303) 982-4964
Grades: 3-5
| 240 students
Rank: #1616.
Meiklejohn Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
13405 W 83rd Pl
Arvada, CO 80005
(303) 982-5695
Grades: PK-5
| 492 students
Rank: #1717.
Dakota Ridge Senior High School
Math: 57% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
13399 West Coal Mine Avenue
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-1970
Grades: 9-12
| 1,421 students
Rank: #1818.
Jefferson Academy
Charter School
Math: 67% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11251 Reed Way
Broomfield, CO 80020
(720) 887-1992
Grades: K-12
| 1,154 students
Rank: #1919.
Ute Meadows Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11050 West Meadows Drive
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-4044
Grades: PK-5
| 365 students
Rank: #2020.
Kyffin Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
205 North Flora Way
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 982-5760
Grades: PK-5
| 453 students
Rank: #2121.
Shaffer Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7961 S Sangre De Cristo Road
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-3901
Grades: PK-5
| 482 students
Rank: #2222.
Mitchell Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
200 Rubey Drive
Golden, CO 80403
(303) 982-5874
Grades: K-5
| 548 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Marshdale Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
26663 North Turkey Creek Road
Evergreen, CO 80439
(303) 982-5188
Grades: K-5
| 294 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Mount Carbon Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12776 West Cross Avenue
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-7900
Grades: PK-5
| 380 students
Rank: #2525.
Golden High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
701 24th Street
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 982-4200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,381 students
Rank: #2626.
Prospect Valley Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3400 Pierson Street
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
(303) 982-7535
Grades: K-5
| 416 students
Rank: #2727.
Evergreen Middle School
Math: 61% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2059 Hiwan Drive
Evergreen, CO 80439
(303) 982-5020
Grades: 6-8
| 638 students
Rank: #2828.
Rooney Ranch Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2200 South Coors Street
Denver, CO 80228
(303) 982-9620
Grades: K-5
| 481 students
Rank: #2929.
Kendrick Lakes Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1350 South Hoyt Street
Denver, CO 80232
(303) 982-8324
Grades: PK-5
| 368 students
Rank: #3030.
Bradford K8 North
Math: 54% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2 Woodruff
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-4882
Grades: 5-8
| 307 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Lakewood High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9700 West 8th Avenue
Denver, CO 80215
(303) 982-7085
Grades: 9-12
| 2,090 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Standley Lake High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9300 West 104th Avenue
Broomfield, CO 80021
(303) 982-3311
Grades: 9-12
| 1,295 students
Rank: #3333.
Westridge Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10785 West Alamo Place
Littleton, CO 80127
(303) 982-3975
Grades: PK-5
| 390 students
Rank: #3434.
Dutch Creek Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7304 West Roxbury Place
Littleton, CO 80128
(303) 982-4565
Grades: PK-5
| 271 students
Rank: #35 - 3735. - 37.
Red Rocks Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
17199 Highway 74
Morrison, CO 80465
(303) 982-8063
Grades: PK-5
| 275 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Jefferson County School District No. R-1 School District
  • 1829 DENVER WEST DR. BLDG #27, GOLDEN, CO, 80401-0001
  • (303) 982-6500
  • jeffcopublicschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 79,848 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85% (Top 30% in CO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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