Skinner Middle School

3435 West 40th Avenue
Denver, CO 80211
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 644 students in grades 6-8, Skinner Middle School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 644 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • : Top 50% in CO
  • : 39% (Top 50%)
  • : 51% (Top 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Skinner Middle School's student population of 644 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
644 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Skinner Middle School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,779 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Skinner Middle School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CO)
#620 out of 1779 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Skinner Middle School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
39%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Skinner Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
51%
45%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Skinner Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
(20-21)
20-24%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Skinner Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Skinner Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Skinner Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
49%
35%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Skinner Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Skinner Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
45%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Skinner Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Skinner Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Skinner Middle School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Colorado.
0.56
This chart displays the diversity score of Skinner Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
30%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Skinner Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Skinner Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Skinner Middle School's ranking?
Skinner Middle School is ranked #620 out of 1,779 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Skinner Middle School often compared to?
Skinner Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Girls Athletic Leadership School Middle School, Morey Middle School, Denver School Of The Arts by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% CO state average), while 51% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% CO state average).
How many students attend Skinner Middle School?
644 students attend Skinner Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
49% of Skinner Middle School students are Hispanic, 45% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Skinner Middle School?
Skinner Middle School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Skinner Middle School offer ?
Skinner Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Skinner Middle School part of?
In what neighborhood is Skinner Middle School located?
Skinner Middle School is located in the Northwest neighborhood of Denver, CO. There are 7 other public schools located in Northwest.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 644 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 39% (Top 50%)
  • : 51% (Top 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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