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Denver School of the Arts
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  • Public
  • DENVER, CO

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade B+
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C
  6. Administration
    grade C
  7. Sports
    grade unavailable
  8. Food
    grade B minus
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade B

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Denver School of the Arts is a highly rated, public school located in DENVER, CO. It has 1,090 students in grades 6-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 22 to 1. According to state test scores, 67% of students are at least proficient in math and 86% in reading.

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Denver School of the Arts Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
86%
Percent Proficient - Math
67%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1280
290 responses
Average ACT
29
134 responses
AP Enrollment
51%

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Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$159,978
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,844
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$891,640
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
78%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 41 responses
Poll
73%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 41 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 155 responses
  • All School Musical
    17%
  • Performances/Exhibitions
    17%
  • Theatre Shows
    15%
  • Prom
    14%
  • Pops Show
    13%
  • Dance Concerts
    12%
  • Band Concerts
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,090
Free or Reduced Lunch
10%
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 44 responses
95%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 44 responses
9%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 44 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
22:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$62,515
Teachers in First/Second Year
0%
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 51 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 51 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 51 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$15,273 / year
National
$12,239
56%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 52 responses
37%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 52 responses
42%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 52 responses

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