Penrose Middle School served 160 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
160 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Penrose Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Penrose Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Penrose Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Penrose Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Penrose Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
86%
52%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Penrose Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Penrose Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.25
This chart display the diversity score of Penrose Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Penrose Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Penrose Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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