Shadow Ridge Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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
12551 Holly Street
Thornton, CO 80602
Phone
(720) 972-5040
District
ADAMS 12 FIVE STAR SCHOOLS
County
ADAMS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
874
Classroom Teachers
42

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

5

(10 is best)

Better than 45.1% of CO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Shadow Ridge Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

50 40 30 20 10 0
26%
37%
34%
44%
18%
30%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
38%
42%
46%
27%
30%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
42%
41%
49%
45%
34%
36%
    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
21
20
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 291 33.3%
Grade 7 304 34.8%
Grade 8 279 31.9%
Total 874 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 48.6% 49.0% 55.9%
Black 0.7% 1.9% 4.8%
Hispanic 43.7% 42.9% 35.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.8% 5.6% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 0.7% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.6% 37.4% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.9% 28.9% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.7% 8.5% 7.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 233,750 5,758,736
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,814.8 55
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.4% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.5% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.3% 35.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.3% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 10.5% 13.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 81,846 2,148,994
Single Parent Households With Children 11.8% 8.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.7% 91.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 33.4% 40.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 16.3% 17.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.8% 17.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.3% 13.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.3% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.9% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.0% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 5.4% 8.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,543 $215,168,174 52.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $446 $17,312,828 4.2%
Staff $489 $18,982,002 4.6%
General Administration $115 $4,464,070 1.1%
School Administration $633 $24,571,794 6.0%
Operation $828 $32,141,304 7.8%
Transportation $246 $9,549,228 2.3%
Other $660 $25,619,880 6.2%
Total Support $3,417 $132,641,106 32.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,641 $63,700,338 15.5%
Total Expenditures $10,601 $411,509,618 100.0%
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%