Denver Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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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

92,143 Students enrolled in District

207 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)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
38%
41%
43%
47%
33%
35%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
5280 High School
899 Broadway
Denver, CO, 80203
09-12
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. 47 Th Ave
Denver, CO, 80239
PK-05
Academy Of Urban Learning School
2417 W. 29 Th Ave
Denver, CO, 80211
09-12
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
Beach Court Elementary School
4950 Beach Court
Denver, CO, 80221
PK-05
Bear Valley International School
3005 South Golden Way
Denver, CO, 80227
06-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 26.6% 55.4%
Black 13.6% 4.8%
Hispanic 55.4% 35.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.3% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 64.0% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.0% 32.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.1% 8.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,865 $538,549,000 35.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $747 $68,559,000 4.6%
Staff $1,241 $113,974,000 7.6%
General Administration $142 $13,018,000 0.9%
School Administration $1,279 $117,468,000 7.8%
Operation $970 $89,067,000 5.9%
Transportation $286 $26,250,000 1.7%
Other $938 $86,087,000 5.7%
Total Support $5,603 $514,423,000 34.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,878 $447,915,000 29.8%
Total Expenditures $16,346 $1,500,887,000 100.0%
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%

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