Overland Trail Middle School

455 North 19th Avenue
Brighton, CO 80601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Overland Trail Middle School serves 597 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (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 27% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Overland Trail 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Overland Trail Middle School's student population of 597 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students597 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Overland Trail Middle 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 Overland Trail Middle School is 0.55, which is less 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
#1355 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
58%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
34%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District 27j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Overland Trail Middle School is Adams Youth Service Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northeast Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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