Garden Park High School (Closed 2013)

  • Garden Park High School served 49 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 60-79% (which was lower than the Colorado state average of 82%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was ≥80% (which was lower than the Colorado state average of 89%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • Garden Park 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 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students49 students
This chart display total students of Garden Park High School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Garden Park High School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Garden Park High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank (10-11)#1490 out of 1706 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Garden Park High 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥80%
89%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Garden Park High 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Garden Park High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
4%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Garden Park High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Garden Park High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
18%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Garden Park High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Garden Park High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
78%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Garden Park High School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Garden Park High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.360.60
This chart display the diversity score of Garden Park High School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Graduation Rate21-39%
76%
This chart display graduation rate of Garden Park High School and public school graduation rate of Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Garden Park High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Garden Park High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFremont Re-1 School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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