Malley Drive Elementary School

1300 East Malley Drive
Denver, CO 80233
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Malley Drive Elementary School serves 539 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Malley Drive Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Malley Drive Elementary School's student population of 539 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students539 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Malley Drive Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Malley Drive Elementary School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1663 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
61%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
32%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdams 12 Five Star Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Malley Drive Elementary School is Westgate Charter (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hulstrom Options K-8 School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver Hulstrom Options K-8 School Math: 84% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-8 | 677 students
    0.3 miles
    11551 Wyco Drive
    Denver, CO 80233
    (720) 972-5400
    0.3 K-8 677
  • Denver Stem Lab Magnet School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 469 students
    0.3 miles
    11700 Irma Drive
    Denver, CO 80233
    (720) 972-4000
    0.3 K-8 469
  • Thornton Westgate Charter Charter School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 508 students
    0.3 miles
    11700 Irma Drive
    Thornton, CO 80241
    (303) 425-0967
    0.3 K-12 508
  • Denver Northglenn Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 789 students
    0.6 miles
    1123 Muriel Drive
    Denver, CO 80233
    (720) 972-5080
    0.6 6-8 789
  • Denver Stukey Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 410 students
    0.7 miles
    11080 Grant Drive
    Denver, CO 80233
    (720) 972-5420
    0.7 K-5 410

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