Dunstan Middle School

1855 South Wright Street
Denver, CO 80228
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 830 students in grades 6-8, Dunstan Middle School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 830 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • : Top 50% in CO
  • : 37% (Top 50%)
  • : 56% (Top 30%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Dunstan Middle School's student population of 830 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
830 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

Dunstan Middle School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,779 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Dunstan Middle School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CO)
#564 out of 1779 schools
(Top 50%)
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37%
32%
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56%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dunstan 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 2021-22 school year data.
(20-21)
40-44%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
35%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
71%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Colorado.
0.45
This chart display the diversity score of Dunstan Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dunstan Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dunstan Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dunstan Middle School's ranking?
Dunstan Middle School is ranked #564 out of 1,779 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Dunstan Middle School often compared to?
Dunstan Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Carmody Middle School, Summit Ridge Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
37% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% CO state average), while 56% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% CO state average).
How many students attend Dunstan Middle School?
830 students attend Dunstan Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Dunstan Middle School students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Dunstan Middle School?
Dunstan Middle School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Dunstan Middle School offer ?
Dunstan Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Dunstan Middle School part of?
Dunstan Middle School is part of Jefferson County School District No. R-1.
In what neighborhood is Dunstan Middle School located?
Dunstan Middle School is located in the Green Mountain neighborhood of Denver, CO. There are 4 other public schools located in Green Mountain.

School Reviews

5   8/29/2022
I love this school! All the students are very nice and the staff is supportive and welcoming.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Jaycie Curry

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 830 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 37% (Top 50%)
  • : 56% (Top 30%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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