1820 Lowell Blvd
Denver, CO 80204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Strive Prep - Lake serves 333 students in grades 6-8.
Strive Prep - Lake 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 16% (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 23% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Strive Prep - Lake ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Strive Prep - Lake's student population of 333 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
333 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Strive Prep - Lake 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 Strive Prep - Lake is 0.17, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1561 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
91%
34%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
2%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
At STRIVE Prep-Lake, we support each family to ensure their student is successful and happy during their middle school experience. Our small school setting allows for students, families, and staff to create true relationships in a safe and joyful environment, and for students to receive a high-quality education. When your student becomes a STRIVE Prep- Lake Shark, you will know that our teachers will ensure your student receives the school experience you want for them.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 333 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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