Smiley Middle School (Closed 2015)

  • Smiley Middle School served 135 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 was lower than the CO average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 90% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 46%.
  • Smiley Middle School operated within the No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students135 students
Smiley Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Smiley Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Smiley Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSmiley Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio10:117:1
Smiley Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
2%
1%
Smiley Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Smiley Middle School Asian Students (1990-2013)
Hispanic
35%
33%
Smiley Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
50%
5%
Smiley Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
10%
54%
Smiley Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
Smiley Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSmiley Middle 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.
0.620.60
Smiley Middle 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.
79%
34%
Smiley Middle 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.
5%
7%
Smiley Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

School District Name No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Number of Schools
Managed
181
3
Number of Students Managed87,671575
 No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$957 MM$7 MM
 No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,005 MM$7 MM
 No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,480$12,220
 No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,058$11,937
 No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C 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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