Swigert International School

3480 Syracuse Street
Denver, CO 80238
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Swigert International School serves 607 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Swigert International School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Swigert International School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Swigert International School's student population of 607 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students607 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Swigert International School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Swigert International School is 0.42, 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
#25 out of 1768 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
34%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
75%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.420.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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 Swigert International School is Denver School Of The Arts (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Denver Discovery School (0.0 miles away)
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