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For the 2021 school year, there are 206 public schools serving 91,639 students in School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Colorado.
Public Schools in School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District are Polaris Elementary School, Cory Elementary School and Dsst: Byers High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameSchool District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
School District Websitehttp://www.dpsk12.org
School District Phone Number(720) 423-3200
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CO)
# of Schools207 Schools1,907 Schools
# of Students91,639 Students908,091 Students
# of Teachers6,058 Teachers51,864 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1

District Rank

School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District, which is ranked within the top 50% 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 71% has increased from 63% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CO)
Overall District Rank
#69 out of 186 school districts
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
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Graduation Rate
71%
80%
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Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.630.60
# of American Indian Students581 Students6,434 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students2,984 Students28,790 Students
% Asian Students
3%
3%
# of Hispanic Students50,132 Students305,763 Students
% Hispanic Students
55%
34%
# of Black Students11,904 Students41,615 Students
% Black Students
13%
5%
# of White Students22,100 Students485,311 Students
% White Students
24%
53%
# of Hawaiian Students296 Students2,281 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students3,642 Students37,873 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:4,92933,045
# of Students in Kindergarten:6,78463,350
# of Students in 1st Grade:7,11364,721
# of Students in 2nd Grade:7,00465,406
# of Students in 3rd Grade:7,20267,740
# of Students in 4th Grade:7,34369,560
# of Students in 5th Grade:7,17269,605
# of Students in 6th Grade:6,69269,199
# of Students in 7th Grade:6,62867,808
# of Students in 8th Grade:6,33567,749
# of Students in 9th Grade:7,41569,913
# of Students in 10th Grade:6,11166,955
# of Students in 11th Grade:5,64265,086
# of Students in 12th Grade:5,26967,954
# of Ungraded Students: - -

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,744 is higher than the state median of $13,813. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,190 is higher than the state median of $13,317. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (CO)
Total Revenue$1,351 MM$8 MM
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Spending$1,392 MM$8 MM
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Revenue / Student$14,744$13,813
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Revenue / Student$15,190$13,317
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Best School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Polaris Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    410 Park Avenue West
    Denver, CO 80205
    (720) 424-7860

    Grades: 1-5 | 334 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Cory Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1550 South Steele Street
    Denver, CO 80210
    (720) 424-8380

    Grades: 1-5 | 409 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Dsst: Byers High School Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    150 South Pearl Street
    Denver, CO 80209
    (303) 524-6350

    Grades: 9-10 | 272 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Slavens K-8 School Math: 80% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3000 South Clayton Street
    Denver, CO 80210
    (720) 424-4150

    Grades: K-8 | 734 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Denver School Of The Arts Math: 72% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7111 Montview Blvd
    Denver, CO 80220
    (720) 424-1700

    Grades: 6-12 | 1,103 student
  • Rank: #66.
    Steck Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    450 Albion Street
    Denver, CO 80220
    (720) 424-3870

    Grades: PK-5 | 357 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Carson Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5420 East 1st Avenue
    Denver, CO 80220
    (720) 424-9090

    Grades: K-5 | 462 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Mcauliffe International School Math: 74% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2540 Holly St
    Denver, CO 80207
    (720) 424-1540

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,158 student
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Dsst: Stapleton High School Charter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2000 Valentia Street
    Denver, CO 80238
    (303) 320-5570

    Grades: 9-12 | 576 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    William (bill) Roberts K-8 School Math: 72% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2100 Akron Way
    Denver, CO 80238
    (720) 424-2640

    Grades: PK-8 | 909 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Steele Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    320 South Marion Parkway
    Denver, CO 80209
    (720) 424-3720

    Grades: K-5 | 486 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Westerly Creek Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8800 East 28th Avenue
    Denver, CO 80238
    (720) 424-3160

    Grades: PK-5 | 704 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Swigert International School Math: 66% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3480 Syracuse Street
    Denver, CO 80238
    (720) 424-4800

    Grades: PK-5 | 607 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Dsst: Byers Middle School Charter School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    150 S. Pearl St.
    Denver, CO 80209
    (303) 524-6350

    Grades: 6-8 | 474 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Park Hill School Math: 68% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5050 East 19th Avenue
    Denver, CO 80220
    (720) 424-4910

    Grades: PK-5 | 680 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Bromwell Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2500 East 4th Avenue
    Denver, CO 80206
    (720) 424-9330

    Grades: PK-5 | 313 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    East High School Math: 60% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1600 City Park Esplanade
    Denver, CO 80206
    (720) 423-8300

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,659 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Creativity Challenge Community Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1551 S. Monroe St
    Denver, CO 80210
    (720) 424-0630

    Grades: K-5 | 303 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Dsst: Green Valley Ranch High School Charter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4800 Telluride Street #2
    Denver, CO 80249
    (303) 524-6300

    Grades: 9-12 | 550 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    University Park Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2300 South St Paul Street
    Denver, CO 80210
    (720) 424-3410

    Grades: K-5 | 433 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Denver Language School Charter School
    Math: 68% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    451 Newport Street
    Denver, CO 80220
    (303) 557-0852

    Grades: K-8 | 748 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Southmoor Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3755 South Magnolia Way
    Denver, CO 80237
    (720) 424-3930

    Grades: PK-5 | 467 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Bradley International School Math: 58% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3051 South Elm Street
    Denver, CO 80222
    (720) 424-9468

    Grades: PK-5 | 568 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    High Technical Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8499 E Stoll Place
    Denver, CO 80238
    (720) 424-2100

    Grades: PK-5 | 577 students
  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Morey Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    840 East 14th Avenue
    Denver, CO 80218
    (720) 424-0700

    Grades: 6-8 | 280 students
  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Teller Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1150 Garfield Street
    Denver, CO 80206
    (720) 424-3560

    Grades: PK-5 | 504 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Mc Kinley-thatcher Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1230 South Grant Street
    Denver, CO 80210
    (720) 424-5600

    Grades: PK-5 | 172 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Asbury Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1320 East Asbury Avenue
    Denver, CO 80210
    (720) 424-9750

    Grades: K-5 | 334 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Edison Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3350 Quitman Street
    Denver, CO 80212
    (720) 424-7780

    Grades: PK-5 | 576 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Odyssey School Of Denver Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6550 East 21st Avenue
    Denver, CO 80207
    (303) 316-3944

    Grades: K-8 | 235 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Highline Academy Southeast Charter School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2170 South Dahlia Street
    Denver, CO 80222
    (303) 759-7808

    Grades: K-8 | 522 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Isabella Bird Community School Math: 48% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2701 N. Lima St.
    Denver, CO 80238
    (720) 423-9900

    Grades: PK-5 | 511 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Lincoln Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    710 South Pennsylvania Street
    Denver, CO 80209
    (720) 424-5990

    Grades: PK-6 | 359 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Denver School Of Innovation And Sustainable Design Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    150 South Pearl Street
    Denver, CO 80209
    (720) 424-2000

    Grades: 9-11 | 234 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    George Washington High School Math: 44% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    655 South Monaco Pkwy
    Denver, CO 80224
    (720) 423-8600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,239 student
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