Iver C. Ranum Middle School

2401 West 80th Avenue
Denver, CO 80221
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 376 students in grades 6-8, Iver C. Ranum Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 376 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • : Bottom 50% in CO
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Iver C. Ranum Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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School Overview

Iver C. Ranum Middle School's student population of 376 students has declined by 44% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
376 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Iver C. Ranum Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Iver C. Ranum Middle School is 0.27, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CO)
#1704 out of 1734 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
33%
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10-14%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
85%
35%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
10%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Iver C. Ranum Middle School's ranking?
Iver C. Ranum Middle School is ranked #1704 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Iver C. Ranum Middle School?
376 students attend Iver C. Ranum Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
85% of Iver C. Ranum Middle School students are Hispanic, 10% of students are White, 3% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Iver C. Ranum Middle School?
Iver C. Ranum Middle School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Iver C. Ranum Middle School offer ?
Iver C. Ranum Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Iver C. Ranum Middle School part of?
Iver C. Ranum Middle School is part of Westminster Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 376 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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