Manual High School

  • Manual High School serves 279 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 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

  • Manual High School's student population of 279 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students279 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Manual High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Manual High School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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#1621 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
49%
34%
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Black
40%
5%
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White
7%
53%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Manual High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.600.39
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Graduation Rate70-74%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Manual High School is Gilliam School (0.3 miles away)
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