Drake Junior High School
Drake Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Drake Junior High School's student population of 673 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 7-8|
|Total Students||673 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||34 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Drake Junior High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Drake Junior High School is 0.40, 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 Data||This School||State Level (CO)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#217 out of 1768 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||20:1||17:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Jefferson County School District No. R-1 School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Drake Junior High School is Arvada West High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Two Roads Charter School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vanderhoof Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Arvada Allendale Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 230 students
5900 Oak Street
Arvada, CO 80004
(303) 982-1165 1.5 PK-6 230
- Wheat Ridge Norma Anderson Preschool Grades: PK | 112 students
10801 West 44th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
(303) 982-1740 1.5 PK 112
- Arvada Warren Technical North Grades: 10-12 | 21 students
11325 Allendale Drive
Arvada, CO 80004
(303) 982-9360 1.5 10-12 21
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