School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 208 public schools in School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District, serving 91,820 students.
  • 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 32% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Colorado.
  • 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, Slavens K-8 School and Cory Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Colorado public school average of 17:1.

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
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CO)
# of Schools208 Schools1,895 Schools
# of Students91,820 Students908,227 Students
# of Teachers6,063 Teachers51,850 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1

District Comparison

  • School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 182 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 70% has increased from 61% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C  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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C  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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
70%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C  School District and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.630.60
# of American Indian Students582 Students6,434 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students2,984 Students28,790 Students
% Asian Students
3%
3%
# of Hispanic Students50,301 Students305,906 Students
% Hispanic Students
55%
34%
# of Black Students11,908 Students41,619 Students
% Black Students
13%
5%
# of White Students22,107 Students485,312 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:6,78463,343
# 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:6,62867,805
# of Students in 8th Grade:6,35467,766
# of Students in 9th Grade:7,47069,968
# of Students in 10th Grade:6,21867,058
# of Students in 11th Grade:5,64265,078
# of Students in 12th Grade:5,26967,933
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,480 in this school district is less than the state average of $13,298. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,058 is less than the state average of $12,808. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CO)
Total Revenue$957 MM$7 MM
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Spending$1,005 MM$7 MM
This chart display total spending of School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C  School District and average spending for each school distric in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,480$13,298
This chart display average revenue per public school student in School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C  School District and average revenue per public school student in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,058$12,808
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School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Abraham Lincoln High School Math: 15% | Reading: 7%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2285 South Federal Boulevard
    Denver, CO 80219
    (720)423-5000

    Grades: 9-12 | 969 students
  • Academia Ana Marie Sandoval Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3655 Wyandot Street
    Denver, CO 80211
    (720)424-4370

    Grades: PK-6 | 420 students
  • Academy 360 Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    12000 E. 47th Ave
    Denver, CO 80239
    (303)574-1360

    Grades: PK-5 | 226 students
  • Academy Of Urban Learning Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2417 W. 29th Ave
    Denver, CO 80211
    (303)282-0900

    Grades: 9-12 | 108 students
  • Ace Community Challenge School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 30%
    948 Santa Fe Drive
    Denver, CO 80204
    (303)436-9588

    Grades: 8-10 | 181 students
  • Amesse Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5440 Scranton Street
    Denver, CO 80239
    (720)424-9988

    Grades: PK-5 | 470 students
  • Asbury Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1320 East Asbury Avenue
    Denver, CO 80210
    (720)424-9750

    Grades: K-5 | 334 students
  • Ashley Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1914 Syracuse Street
    Denver, CO 80220
    (720)424-9748

    Grades: PK-5 | 389 students
  • Barnum Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    85 Hooker Street
    Denver, CO 80219
    (720)424-9590

    Grades: PK-5 | 480 students
  • Beach Court Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4950 Beach Court
    Denver, CO 80221
    (720)424-9470

    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
  • Bear Valley International School Math: 14% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3005 South Golden Way
    Denver, CO 80227
    (720)423-9600

    Grades: 6-7 | 324 students
  • The Boys School Of Denver Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2401 Alcott Street
    Denver, CO 80211
    (720)688-3842

    Grades: 6 | 87 students
  • Bradley International School Math: 60% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    3051 South Elm Street
    Denver, CO 80222
    (720)424-9468

    Grades: PK-5 | 568 students
  • Bromwell Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank: Top 5%
    2500 East 4th Avenue
    Denver, CO 80206
    (720)424-9330

    Grades: PK-5 | 313 students
  • Brown International Academy Math: 44% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2550 Lowell Blvd
    Denver, CO 80211
    (720)424-9250

    Grades: PK-5 | 627 students
  • Bruce Randolph School Math: 11% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3955 Steele Street
    Denver, CO 80205
    (720)424-1080

    Grades: 6-12 | 739 students
  • Bryant Webster Dual Language Ece-8 School Math: 22% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3635 Quivas St
    Denver, CO 80211
    (720)424-9170

    Grades: PK-8 | 425 students
  • Career Education Center Early College Vocational School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2650 Eliot Street
    Denver, CO 80211
    (720)423-6600

    Grades: 9-12 | 472 students
  • Carson Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
    Rank: Top 5%
    5420 East 1st Avenue
    Denver, CO 80220
    (720)424-9090

    Grades: K-5 | 462 students
  • Castro Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    845 South Lowell Boulevard
    Denver, CO 80219
    (720)424-8990

    Grades: K-5 | 384 students
  • Centennial A School For Expeditionary Learning Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4665 Raleigh Street
    Denver, CO 80212
    (720)424-8900

    Grades: PK-5 | 495 students
  • Cesar Chavez Academy Denver Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3752 Tennyson Street
    Denver, CO 80212
    (303)455-0848

    Grades: K-8 | 247 students
  • Charles M. Schenck (cms) Community School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1300 South Lowell Boulevard
    Denver, CO 80219
    (720)424-4300

    Grades: K-5 | 308 students
  • Cheltenham Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1580 Julian Street
    Denver, CO 80204
    (720)424-8810

    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
  • Cole Arts And Science Academy Math: 6% | Reading: 15%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3240 Humboldt Street
    Denver, CO 80205
    (720)423-9120

    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
  • Colfax Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1526 Tennyson Street
    Denver, CO 80204
    (720)424-8740

    Grades: PK-5 | 302 students
  • College View Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2675 South Decatur Street
    Denver, CO 80219
    (720)424-8660

    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
  • Collegiate Preparatory Academy Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5290 Kittredge Street
    Denver, CO 80239
    (720)423-0850

    Grades: 9-12 | 433 students
  • Colorado High School Charter Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1175 Osage Street #100
    Denver, CO 80204
    (303)892-8475

    Grades: 9-12 | 364 students
  • Colorado High School Charter - Ges Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 30%
    4800 Race Street
    Denver, CO 80216
    (303)997-0491

    Grades: 9-12 | 138 students
  • Columbian Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2925 West 40th Avenue
    Denver, CO 80211
    (720)424-8580

    Grades: PK-5 | 268 students
  • Columbine Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2540 East 29th Ave
    Denver, CO 80205
    (720)424-8510

    Grades: PK-5 | 260 students
  • Compass Academy Charter School
    Math: 7% | Reading: 12%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    911 South Hazel Court
    Denver, CO 80219
    (303)226-4880

    Grades: 6-8 | 330 students
  • Compassion Road Academy Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1000 Cherokee Street
    Denver, CO 80204
    (720)424-2200

    Grades: 9-12 | 197 students
  • Contemporary Learning Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 E. 9th Ave.
    Denver, CO 80203
    (720)423-6900

    Grades: 9-12 | 115 students
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