Morey Middle School

840 East 14th Avenue
Denver, CO 80218
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Morey Middle School serves 280 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Morey Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Morey Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Morey Middle School's student population of 280 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students280 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Morey Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Morey Middle School is 0.73, 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
#276 out of 1768 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
34%
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Black
26%
5%
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White
37%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.730.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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 Morey Middle School is Academy Of Urban Learning (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dora Moore Ece-8 School (0.6 miles away)
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