Denver Montessori Junior/senior High School

  • Denver Montessori Junior/senior High School serves 186 students in grades 7-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Denver Montessori Junior/senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

Denver Montessori Junior/senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Denver Montessori Junior/senior High School's student population of 186 students has grown by 138% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 133% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-11
Total Students186 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Denver Montessori Junior/senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Denver Montessori Junior/senior High School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank#1215 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
64%
34%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
27%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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