66 Irene Avenue
Milliken, CO 80543
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Milliken Middle School serves 778 students in grades 6-8.
Milliken Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 778 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Milliken Middle School's student population of 778 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
778 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Milliken Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Milliken Middle School is 0.48, 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
#1280 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
32%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
65%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Milliken Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Milliken Middle School often compared to?

Milliken Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Knowledge Quest Academy by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

21% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% CO state average), while 35% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).

How many students attend Milliken Middle School?

778 students attend Milliken Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

65% of Milliken Middle School students are White, 32% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Milliken Middle School?

Milliken Middle School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.

What grades does Milliken Middle School offer ?

Milliken Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

What school district is Milliken Middle School part of?

Milliken Middle School is part of Weld County School District No. Re-5j.

School Reviews

5   1/11/2021
The staff is nice, they are the best.
- Posted by Parent - Camis cook
2   9/24/2016
I've worked here for 2 years and let my child go here. It was by far the worst school I've ever worked at. It offered very few academic programs and few electives. by my second year teaching they had gotten iPads, which constantly crashed and the school had no tech support, so my child constantly turned in late work. A lot of other teachers were simply there to get a paycheck and go home. Also this school has a weird bullying problem, as about half of my students reported that they were bullied, and that administration told them to "tell the bully to stop" and nothing more.
- Posted by Teacher - lsche
2   5/16/2011
This school is horrible. The administration is absolutely awful. I have had nothing but problems with this school from day one and I have 3 children there and 2 more on the way which we are now looking at KQA as an alternative to this school. The only saving grace is that the principal Mr. Long will be gone at the end of the year. This school is full of outright discrimination and poor policies. My child has repeatedly come home from school after being beaten up and harassed and the school refuses to do anything about it. The administration will fill you with nothing but lies and double speak when trying to support their decisions to do nothing about the problems they have. I urge you to validate my statements and contact the ACLU as they have been filled with complaints and concerns for the past few years as it pertains to this school.
- Posted by Parent - wyomi

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 778 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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