Mc Meen Elementary School

1000 South Holly Street
Denver, CO 80246
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Mc Meen Elementary School serves 615 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Mc Meen 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 26% (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 36% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Mc Meen Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Mc Meen Elementary School's student population of 615 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Mc Meen 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 Mc Meen Elementary School is 0.72, which is more 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
#1084 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
38%
34%
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Black
25%
5%
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White
28%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mc Meen Elementary School is George Washington High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Denver Green School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver George Washington High School Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,239 student
    0.7 miles
    655 South Monaco Pkwy
    Denver, CO 80224
    (720) 423-8600
    0.7 9-12 1,239
  • Denver Gw Career Academy Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 75 students
    0.7 miles
    655 South Monaco Parkway
    Denver, CO 80224
    (720) 423-8723
    0.7 9-12 75
  • Denver Denver Green School Math: 40% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 531 students
    0.9 miles
    6700 East Virginia Avenue
    Denver, CO 80224
    (720) 424-7480
    0.9 PK-8 531
  • Denver Ellis Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
    0.9 miles
    1651 South Dahlia Street
    Denver, CO 80222
    (720) 424-7700
    0.9 PK-5 446
  • Denver Rocky Mountain School Of Expeditionary Learning Math: 47% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-12 | 389 students
    0.9 miles
    1700 South Holly Street
    Denver, CO 80222
    (303) 759-2076
    0.9 K-12 389

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