Stedman Elementary School

2940 Dexter Street
Denver, CO 80207
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Stedman Elementary School serves 261 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Stedman Elementary 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Stedman Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Stedman Elementary School's student population of 261 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students261 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Stedman Elementary 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 Stedman Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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
#1558 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
34%
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Black
36%
5%
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White
29%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Stedman Elementary School is Venture Prep High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mcauliffe Manual Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hallett Academy (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver Hallett Academy Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 245 students
    0.7 miles
    2950 Jasmine Street
    Denver, CO 80207
    (720) 424-6070
    0.7 PK-5 245
  • Denver Mcauliffe Manual Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-7 | 218 students
    0.7 miles
    2540 Holly Street
    Denver, CO 80207
    (720) 424-1540
    0.7 6-7 218
  • Denver Roots Elementary School Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 181 students
    0.7 miles
    3475 Holly Street
    Denver, CO 80207
    (720) 593-1338
    0.7 K-3 181
  • Denver Venture Prep High School Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 133 students
    0.7 miles
    2900 Richard Allen Ct 80205
    Denver, CO 80205
    (303) 893-0805
    0.7 9-12 133
  • Denver Smith Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 394 students
    0.9 miles
    3590 Jasmine Street
    Denver, CO 80207
    (720) 424-4000
    0.9 PK-5 394

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