Denver Senior High School

  • Denver Senior High School serves 219 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Denver Senior High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Denver Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Denver Senior High School's student population of 219 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students219 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Denver Senior High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,239 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Denver Senior High School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#84 out of 1239 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
77%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
100%
76%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.000.41
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDenver Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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