Denison Montessori School

Claimed
6/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
18
Grades
PK-6
Students
408
Type
Public
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Academics
3/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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English
29%
State avg: 40%
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Math
15%
State avg: 33%
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Social Studies
13%
State avg: 22%
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9/10
Student progress

Good news!

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

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
64%
White
27%
Asian
5%
Two or more races
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Black
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
36%
State avg: 18%
% of full time teachers who are certified
10%
State avg: 89%
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18 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
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3 1
2 0
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Neighborhood
1821 South Yates Street
Denver, CO 80219
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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