Overland High School

  • Overland High School serves 2,340 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the CO average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 46%.
  • Overland High School operates within the Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District.
  • Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District's 87% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2340 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 120 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,340 students
Overland High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Overland High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers120 teachers
Overland High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeOverland High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
Overland High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Overland High School American Indian Students (1993-2014)
Asian
5%
3%
Overland High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
33%
33%
Overland High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
33%
5%
Overland High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
25%
54%
Overland High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Overland High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsOverland High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.720.60
Overland High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
51%
34%
Overland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
7%
Overland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District's student population of 53,833 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 90% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,069 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,994 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameCherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
3
Number of Students Managed53,833575
Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate87%83%
Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$538 MM$7 MM
Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$587 MM$7 MM
Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,069$12,220
Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,994$11,937
Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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