Gilpin Montessori Public School (Closed 2018)

  • Gilpin Montessori Public School served 202 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤5% (which was lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 6-9% (which was lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students202 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Gilpin Montessori Public School
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)≤5%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gilpin Montessori Public 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) (16-17)6-9%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gilpin Montessori Public 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 Ratio16:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Gilpin Montessori Public School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Gilpin Montessori Public School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gilpin Montessori Public School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
43%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gilpin Montessori Public School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
31%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gilpin Montessori Public School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
21%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gilpin Montessori Public School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Gilpin Montessori Public School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Diversity Score0.660.60
This chart display the diversity score of Gilpin Montessori Public School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gilpin Montessori Public 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
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gilpin Montessori Public 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

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Gilpin Montessori Public School is Gilliam School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver Gilliam School Alternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 28 students
    0.2 miles
    2844 Downing
    Denver, CO 80205
    (303) 294-8930
    0.2 5-12 28
  • Denver Manual High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 309 students
    0.4 miles
    1700 East 28th Avenue
    Denver, CO 80205
    (720) 423-6300
    0.4 9-12 309
  • Denver Whittier K-8 School
    Grades: PK-8 | 288 students
    0.4 miles
    2480 Downing Street
    Denver, CO 80205
    (720) 424-3040
    0.4 PK-8 288
  • Denver Cole Arts And Science Academy
    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
    0.5 miles
    3240 Humboldt Street
    Denver, CO 80205
    (720) 423-9120
    0.5 PK-5 477
  • Denver Dsst: Cole High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 397 students
    0.5 miles
    3240 Humboldt Street
    Denver, CO 80205
    (720) 524-6354
    0.5 9-12 397
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