Sheridan 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3201 West Oxford Avenue
Denver, CO 80236
Phone
(720) 833-6987
District
SHERIDAN SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 2
County
ARAPAHOE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
348
Classroom Teachers
23

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

2

(10 is best)

Better than 19.6% of CO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Sheridan High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
22%
48%
27%
58%
17%
38%
22%
48%
27%
58%
17%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
15
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 95 27.3%
Grade 10 82 23.6%
Grade 11 81 23.3%
Grade 12 90 25.9%
Total 348 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 11.3% 13.5% 55.4%
Black 6.3% 4.8% 4.8%
Hispanic 78.9% 77.8% 35.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 2.4% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 1.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 92.0% 89.9% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 77.0% 79.0% 32.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.9% 11.0% 8.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 7,780 5,758,736
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,501.0 55
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.0% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 39.8% 35.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.9% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 16.8% 13.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,341 2,148,994
Single Parent Households With Children 11.5% 8.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.2% 91.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 40.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.5% 17.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.2% 17.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.2% 13.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.9% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.6% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.4% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 14.2% 8.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,647 $9,319,000 44.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $671 $941,000 4.5%
Staff $1,561 $2,188,000 10.5%
General Administration $417 $585,000 2.8%
School Administration $1,081 $1,515,000 7.3%
Operation $1,581 $2,216,000 10.6%
Transportation $415 $582,000 2.8%
Other $923 $1,294,000 6.2%
Total Support $6,648 $9,321,000 44.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,566 $2,195,000 10.5%
Total Expenditures $14,861 $20,835,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,612 $5,124,702,000 43.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $581 $530,507,000 4.5%
Staff $573 $522,889,000 4.5%
General Administration $158 $144,064,000 1.2%
School Administration $787 $718,175,000 6.1%
Operation $936 $854,694,000 7.3%
Transportation $302 $276,184,000 2.4%
Other $726 $662,710,000 5.7%
Total Support $4,062 $3,709,223,000 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,163 $2,888,638,000 24.6%
Total Expenditures $12,838 $11,722,563,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%