University Prep - Steele St.

  • University Prep - Steele St. serves 238 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • University Prep - Steele St. placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

University Prep - Steele St. places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • University Prep - Steele St.'s student population of 238 students has declined by 49% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students238 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • University Prep - Steele St. is ranked within the top 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of University Prep - Steele St. is 0.23, 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#766 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
85%
34%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
3%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.230.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
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, middle school and elementary school to University Prep - Steele St. is Bruce Randolph School (0.2 miles away)
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