Strive Prep - Lake

1820 Lowell Blvd
Denver, CO 80204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Strive Prep - Lake serves 208 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 208 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Strive Prep - Lake's student population of 208 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 24% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
208 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Strive Prep - Lake is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Strive Prep - Lake is 0.29, 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
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1692 out of 1734 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
84%
35%
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Black
6%
4%
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White
4%
52%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
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 Strive Prep - Lake's ranking?
Strive Prep - Lake is ranked #1692 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Strive Prep - Lake often compared to?
Strive Prep - Lakeis often viewed alongside schools like Lake Middle School, Strive Prep - Sunnyside by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Strive Prep - Lake?
208 students attend Strive Prep - Lake.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
84% of Strive Prep - Lake students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Black, 4% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Strive Prep - Lake?
Strive Prep - Lake has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Strive Prep - Lake offer ?
Strive Prep - Lake offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Strive Prep - Lake part of?

School Reviews

5   2/14/2022
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.
- Posted by Administrator - STRIVE Prep Employee

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 208 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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