Kipp Denver Leadership Academy

11200 East 45th Avenue
Denver, CO 80239
  • Kipp Denver Leadership Academy serves 282 students in grades 9-10.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) 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 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Kipp Denver Leadership Academy's student population of 282 students has grown by 107% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-10
Total Students282 students
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers

School Comparison

  • Kipp Denver Leadership Academy's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kipp Denver Leadership Academy is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#411 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
33%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
42%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
72%
34%
Black
19%
5%
White
7%
53%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kipp Denver Leadership Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.440.40
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
35%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District Name No. 1 in the county of Denver and State of C School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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