Dsst: Stapleton Middle School

  • Dsst: Stapleton Middle School serves 477 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 58% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Dsst: Stapleton Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

Dsst: Stapleton Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Dsst: Stapleton Middle School's student population of 477 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dsst: Stapleton Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,718 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dsst: Stapleton Middle School is 0.69, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#338 out of 1718 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dsst: Stapleton Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dsst: Stapleton Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
42%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dsst: Stapleton Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
32%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dsst: Stapleton Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
17%
53%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dsst: Stapleton Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.690.60
This chart display the diversity score of Dsst: Stapleton Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dsst: Stapleton Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dsst: Stapleton Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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