Denver Center For International Studies

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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform about average on state tests, ... More
Academics
5/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Subject
% Proficient
English
43%
State avg: 41%
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Math
22%
State avg: 26%
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Science
30%
State avg: 28%
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8/10
College readiness
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A promising sign:

This school is above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
87%
State avg: 79%
Average ACT score
22
State avg: 20
AP course participation
53%
State avg: 20%
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6/10
Student progress
This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.

Worth a deeper look:

Students at this school are making average academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to help students grow and reach their full potential.

Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
55%
White
26%
Asian
7%
Two or more races
5%
Black
4%
American Indian/Alaska Native
2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
20 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
65%
State avg: 82%
% of full time teachers who are certified
12%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood
574 West 6th Avenue
Denver, CO 80204
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Last modified: October 18, 2017
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