840 East 14th Avenue
Denver, CO 80218
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Morey Middle School serves 280 students in grades 6-8.
Morey Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 66% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 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 Rankings

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

School Overview

Morey Middle School's student population of 280 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
280 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

Morey Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 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 Data
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State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#229 out of 1783 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.73
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 280 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.73 (Top 1%)

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