Lakewood High School

  • Lakewood High School serves 2,124 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the CO average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 46%.
  • Lakewood High School operates within the Jefferson County No. R-1 School District.
  • Jefferson County No. R-1 School District's 84% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2124 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 106 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,124 students
Lakewood High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Lakewood High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers106 teachers
Lakewood High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeLakewood High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
Lakewood High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Lakewood High School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
5%
3%
Lakewood High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
31%
33%
Lakewood High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
5%
Lakewood High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
59%
54%
Lakewood High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Lakewood High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsLakewood High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.560.60
Lakewood High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
25%
34%
Lakewood High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
7%
Lakewood High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jefferson County No. R-1 School District's student population of 86,571 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 79% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,272 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,423 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NameJefferson County No. R-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
165
3
Number of Students Managed86,571575
Jefferson County No. R-1 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate84%83%
Jefferson County No. R-1 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$879 MM$7 MM
Jefferson County No. R-1 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$892 MM$7 MM
Jefferson County No. R-1 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,272$12,220
Jefferson County No. R-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,423$11,937
Jefferson County No. R-1 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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