Stem Launch

Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Stem Launch serves 854 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Stem Launch 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Stem Launch's student population of 854 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students854 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Stem Launch
Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Rankings

Stem Launch is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Stem Launch is 0.43, which is less 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
#1327 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
73%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Stem Launch and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
21%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.430.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Stem Launch and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdams 12 Five Star Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Stem Launch is Northglenn High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is The Pinnacle Charter School Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Federal Heights Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver Federal Heights Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 605 students
    0.6 miles
    2500 W 96th Avenue
    Denver, CO 80221
    (720) 972-5360
    0.6 PK-5 605
  • Denver North Mor Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 481 students
    0.7 miles
    9580 Damon Drive
    Denver, CO 80221
    (720) 972-5540
    0.7 PK-5 481
  • Denver Northglenn High School Math: 20% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,060 students
    0.9 miles
    601 West 100th Place
    Denver, CO 80221
    (720) 972-4600
    0.9 9-12 2,060
  • Denver Hillcrest Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 485 students
    1.1 miles
    10335 Croke Drive
    Denver, CO 80221
    (720) 972-5380
    1.1 K-5 485
  • Denver North Star Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 438 students
    1.1 miles
    8740 North Star Drive
    Denver, CO 80221
    (720) 972-5560
    1.1 PK-5 438

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