Adams City High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
7200 Quebec Parkway
Commerce City, CO 80022
Phone
(303) 289-3111
District
SCHOOL DISTRICT N. 14 IN THE COUNTY OF ADAMS & STATE OF COLO
County
ADAMS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1764
Classroom Teachers
79

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

2

(10 is best)

Better than 16.9% of CO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Adams City High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

50 40 30 20 10 0
14%
40%
15%
42%
13%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
22
19
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 524 29.7%
Grade 10 478 27.1%
Grade 11 408 23.1%
Grade 12 354 20.1%
Total 1764 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 9.2% 10.2% 55.9%
Black 2.1% 2.2% 4.8%
Hispanic 87.6% 86.7% 35.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.2% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.7% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 81.9% 84.2% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 67.2% 70.1% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.7% 14.1% 7.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 41,015 5,758,736
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 885.3 55
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.3% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 27.9% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.6% 35.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.7% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 8.5% 13.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,491 2,148,994
Single Parent Households With Children 18.3% 8.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 64.5% 91.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 7.8% 40.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.9% 17.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.9% 17.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.6% 13.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.1% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 27.3% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.6% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 13.6% 8.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,994 $37,290,198 45.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $673 $5,025,291 6.2%
Staff $775 $5,786,925 7.1%
General Administration $116 $866,172 1.1%
School Administration $654 $4,883,418 6.0%
Operation $928 $6,929,376 8.5%
Transportation $275 $2,053,425 2.5%
Other $849 $6,339,483 7.8%
Total Support $4,270 $31,884,090 39.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,652 $12,335,484 15.1%
Total Expenditures $10,916 $81,509,772 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,409 $4,930,895,654 46.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $533 $485,852,701 4.6%
Staff $551 $502,601,058 4.8%
General Administration $155 $141,120,502 1.3%
School Administration $743 $677,694,667 6.4%
Operation $892 $813,142,085 7.7%
Transportation $290 $264,731,549 2.5%
Other $680 $619,407,629 5.9%
Total Support $3,845 $3,504,450,990 33.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,331 $2,124,353,799 20.1%
Total Expenditures $11,584 $10,559,485,383 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%