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4/10
Smith Elementary School
This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in Colorado. Students here are making about average year-over-year academic improvement, ... More and this school has below average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students. Large disparities in suspension rates exist at this school, which is concerning.
Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
Math
6%
State avg: 34%
English
21%
State avg: 45%
Details
5/10
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.


Parent tip

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
2/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Very concerning:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling far behind other students in the state, and this school may have large achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity section below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps?... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What's the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
Students
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Hispanic
63%
Black
30%
Two or more races
4%
White
3%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Asian
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
12 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
60%
State avg: 82%
% of full time teachers who are certified
32%
State avg: 89%
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9 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
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Neighborhood
3590 Jasmine Street
Denver, CO 80207
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Last modified: November 15, 2018
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