Slavens K-8 School

3000 South Clayton Street
Denver, CO 80210
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Slavens K-8 School serves 732 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Slavens K-8 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 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 732 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Slavens K-8 School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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School Overview

Slavens K-8 School's student population of 732 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
732 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Slavens K-8 School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Slavens K-8 School is 0.39, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#336 out of 1734 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
35%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
77%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Slavens K-8 School's ranking?
Slavens K-8 School is ranked #336 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≥50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while ≥50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Slavens K-8 School?
732 students attend Slavens K-8 School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
77% of Slavens K-8 School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Slavens K-8 School?
Slavens K-8 School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Slavens K-8 School offer ?
Slavens K-8 School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Slavens K-8 School part of?

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 732 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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