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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Denver


Mapleton School District No. 1 In The County Of Adams & St School District Details

Mapleton School District No. 1 In The County Of Adams & St School District
591 East 80 Th Avenue
Denver, CO 80229

8,670 Students enrolled in District

15 Schools in District

21 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Mapleton School District No. 1 In The County Of Adams & St School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Colorado

(10 is best)

Better than of CO school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Academy High School
8970 York Street
Thornton, CO, 80229
09-12
Achieve Academy School
9100 Poze Blvd
Thornton, CO, 80229
PK-08
Adventure Elementary School
7700 Delta St.
Denver, CO, 80221
PK-06
Clayton Partnership School
8970 York Street
Thornton, CO, 80229
KG-08
Colorado Connections Academy School
8 Inverness Drive E Suite 240
Englewood, CO, 80112
KG-12
Explore Elementary School
2410 Poze Blvd
Thornton, CO, 80229
PK-06
Global Leadership Academy School
7480 Conifer Road
Denver, CO, 80221
PK-12
Mapleton Early College High School
8980 York Street
Thornton, CO, 80229
09-12
Mapleton Expeditionary School Of The Arts
8980 York Street
Thornton, CO, 80299
07-12
Meadow Community School
9150 Monroe St
Thornton, CO, 80229
PK-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 33.0% 56.7%
Black 2.0% 4.9%
Hispanic 62.5% 34.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.6% 3.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 60.3% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 47.6% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.7% 7.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,822 $40,543,376 54.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $328 $2,757,824 3.7%
Staff $349 $2,934,392 4.0%
General Administration $185 $1,555,480 2.1%
School Administration $548 $4,607,584 6.2%
Operation $684 $5,751,072 7.8%
Transportation $225 $1,891,800 2.5%
Other $619 $5,204,552 7.0%
Total Support $2,938 $24,702,704 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,064 $8,946,112 12.1%
Total Expenditures $8,824 $74,192,192 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,047 $4,487,133,061 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $415 $369,029,466 4.0%
Staff $505 $448,909,713 4.8%
General Administration $136 $120,592,409 1.3%
School Administration $623 $553,747,594 5.9%
Operation $814 $723,922,466 7.8%
Transportation $268 $238,689,690 2.6%
Other $620 $551,229,951 5.9%
Total Support $3,381 $3,006,072,053 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,049 $1,821,385,690 19.6%
Total Expenditures $10,478 $9,314,617,799 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Details

School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
1860 Lincoln St.
Denver, CO 80203

88,839 Students enrolled in District

198 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

School District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Colorado

(10 is best)

Better than of CO school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Abraham Lincoln High School
2285 South Federal Boulevard
Denver, CO, 80219
09-12
Academia Ana Marie Sandoval School
3655 Wyandot Street
Denver, CO, 80211
PK-06
Academy 360 School
12000 E. 47th Ave
Denver, CO, 80239
PK-04
Academy Of Urban Learning School
2417 W. 29th Ave
Denver, CO, 80211
09-12
Ace Community Challenge School
948 Santa Fe Drive
Denver, CO, 80204
08-10
Amesse Elementary School
5440 Scranton Street
Denver, CO, 80239
PK-05
Asbury Elementary School
1320 East Asbury Avenue
Denver, CO, 80210
KG-05
Ashley Elementary School
1914 Syracuse Street
Denver, CO, 80220
PK-05
Barnum Elementary School
85 Hooker Street
Denver, CO, 80219
PK-05
Barrett Elementary School
2900 Richard Allen Court
Denver, CO, 80205
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 22.8% 56.7%
Black 14.3% 4.9%
Hispanic 58.8% 34.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.4% 3.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 69.7% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.5% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 7.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,626 $484,094,796 37.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $347 $29,857,962 2.3%
Staff $998 $85,873,908 6.6%
General Administration $68 $5,851,128 0.4%
School Administration $790 $67,976,340 5.2%
Operation $929 $79,936,734 6.2%
Transportation $246 $21,167,316 1.6%
Other $1,109 $95,425,014 7.4%
Total Support $4,486 $386,002,356 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,948 $425,755,608 32.9%
Total Expenditures $15,061 $1,295,938,806 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,047 $4,487,133,061 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $415 $369,029,466 4.0%
Staff $505 $448,909,713 4.8%
General Administration $136 $120,592,409 1.3%
School Administration $623 $553,747,594 5.9%
Operation $814 $723,922,466 7.8%
Transportation $268 $238,689,690 2.6%
Other $620 $551,229,951 5.9%
Total Support $3,381 $3,006,072,053 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,049 $1,821,385,690 19.6%
Total Expenditures $10,478 $9,314,617,799 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

State Charter School Institute School District Details

State Charter School Institute School District
1580 Logan Street Suite 210
Denver, CO 80203

14,048 Students enrolled in District

36 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

State Charter School Institute School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Colorado

(10 is best)

Better than of CO school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Academy Of Charter Schools School
11800 Lowell Blvd
Westminster, CO, 80031
PK-12
Animas High School
3206 Main Avenue
Durango, CO, 81320
09-12
Caprock Academy School
640 24 1/2 Road
Grand Junction, CO, 81505
KG-12
Colorado Early College Fort Collins School
4800 Wheaton Dr
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
06-12
Colorado Early Colleges Douglas County School
10235 Parkglenn Way
Parker, CO, 80138
09-12
Colorado Springs Charter Academy School
2577 N Chelton Road
Colorado Springs, CO, 80909
KG-08
Colorado Springs Early Colleges School
4435 North Chestnut
Colorado Springs, CO, 80907
09-12
Community Leadership Academy School
6880 Holly Street
Commerce City, CO, 80022
PK-05
Crown Pointe Charter Academy School
2900 West 86 Th Avenue
Westminster, CO, 80031
KG-08
Early College Of Arvada School
4905 West 60 Th Avenue
Arvada, CO, 80003
06-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 49.0% 56.7%
Black 4.5% 4.9%
Hispanic 42.5% 34.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.4% 3.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 44.8% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 34.8% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.0% 7.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,538 $37,060,550 46.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $210 $2,199,750 2.8%
Staff $192 $2,011,200 2.5%
General Administration $182 $1,906,450 2.4%
School Administration $968 $10,139,800 12.8%
Operation $451 $4,724,225 5.9%
Transportation $124 $1,298,900 1.6%
Other $463 $4,849,925 6.1%
Total Support $2,590 $27,130,250 34.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,459 $15,283,025 19.2%
Total Expenditures $7,588 $79,484,300 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,047 $4,487,133,061 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $415 $369,029,466 4.0%
Staff $505 $448,909,713 4.8%
General Administration $136 $120,592,409 1.3%
School Administration $623 $553,747,594 5.9%
Operation $814 $723,922,466 7.8%
Transportation $268 $238,689,690 2.6%
Other $620 $551,229,951 5.9%
Total Support $3,381 $3,006,072,053 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,049 $1,821,385,690 19.6%
Total Expenditures $10,478 $9,314,617,799 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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