13200 West 32nd Place
Golden, CO 80401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Manning Options School serves 673 students in grades 6-8.
Manning Options School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 673 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Manning Options School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Manning Options School's student population of 673 students has grown by 51% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 52% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
673 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Manning Options School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Manning Options School is 0.30, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#73 out of 1783 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
83%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   3/12/2020
The electives and core classes are both engaging and educational. The teachers are also amazing at making school fun.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Emika
5   4/12/2010
Very happy with school, teachers and curriculum
- Posted by Parent - ocean

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 673 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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