Denver Language School

Serves grades KG - 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 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
451 Newport Street
Denver, CO 80220
Phone
(303) 557-0852
District
SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 1 IN THE COUNTY OF DENVER AND STATE OF C
County
DENVER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
869
Classroom Teachers
51

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

10

(10 is best)

Better than 92.4% of CO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Denver Language School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
60%
41%
47%
41%
72%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
67%
41%
62%
48%
72%
34%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
72%
42%
67%
48%
77%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
52%
36%
57%
43%
47%
30%
52%
36%
57%
43%
47%
30%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

80 60 40 20 0
67%
39%
77%
47%
57%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

80 60 40 20 0
74%
42%
74%
47%
75%
37%
    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
17
15
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 119 13.7%
Grade 1 120 13.8%
Grade 2 115 13.2%
Grade 3 112 12.9%
Grade 4 103 11.9%
Grade 5 69 7.9%
Grade 6 88 10.1%
Grade 7 77 8.9%
Grade 8 66 7.6%
Total 869 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 55.4% 26.6% 55.4%
Black 6.6% 13.6% 4.8%
Hispanic 30.0% 55.4% 35.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.4% 3.3% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 1.1% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 18.6% 64.0% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.9% 53.0% 32.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 11.1% 8.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 705,576 5,758,736
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,561.3 55
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.7% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 45.0% 35.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.6% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 11.5% 13.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 301,501 2,148,994
Single Parent Households With Children 8.5% 8.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.0% 91.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 49.4% 40.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 18.1% 17.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.7% 17.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.5% 13.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.3% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.3% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.2% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 9.9% 8.0%

Education 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%