Denver Alternative School (Closed 2008)

655 South Monaco Parkway
Denver Alternative School served 29 students in grades 9-12.
Minority enrollment was 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students29 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (05-06)2 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
35%
34%
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Black
14%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Denver Alternative School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
48%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Denver Alternative School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.630.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (02-03)
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Denver Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
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: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Denver Alternative School is George Washington High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Denver Green School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver George Washington High School Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,239 student
    0.1 miles
    655 South Monaco Pkwy
    Denver, CO 80224
    (720) 423-8600
    0.1 9-12 1,239
  • Denver Gw Career Academy Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 75 students
    0.1 miles
    655 South Monaco Parkway
    Denver, CO 80224
    (720) 423-8723
    0.1 9-12 75
  • Denver Denver Green School Math: 40% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 531 students
    0.3 miles
    6700 East Virginia Avenue
    Denver, CO 80224
    (720) 424-7480
    0.3 PK-8 531
  • Denver Mc Meen Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 615 students
    0.6 miles
    1000 South Holly Street
    Denver, CO 80246
    (720) 424-5520
    0.6 PK-5 615
  • Denver Carson Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 462 students
    1.0 miles
    5420 East 1st Avenue
    Denver, CO 80220
    (720) 424-9090
    1 K-5 462
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