Legacy Options High School

  • Legacy Options High School serves 63 students in grades 9-10.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Legacy Options High School's student population of 63 students has grown by 133% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-10
Total Students63 students
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers

School Comparison

  • Legacy Options High School's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has increased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Legacy Options High School is 0.55, 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#1630 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
33%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
42%
Student : Teacher Ratio6:117:1
American Indian
3%
1%
Hispanic
59%
34%
Black
32%
5%
White
1%
53%
Two or more races
5%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Legacy Options High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.550.40
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
35%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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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