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George Washington High School
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  • Public
  • DENVER, CO

Report Card

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

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George Washington High School is a highly rated, public school located in DENVER, CO. It has 1,262 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 19 to 1. According to state test scores, 55% of students are at least proficient in math and 74% in reading.

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George Washington High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
74%
Percent Proficient - Math
55%
Average Graduation Rate
90%
Average SAT
1190
426 responses
Average ACT
26
209 responses
AP Enrollment
26%

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$69,368
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,549
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$516,646
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
81%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 59 responses
Poll
75%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 59 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 192 responses
  • School prom
    18%
  • Spirit week
    17%
  • Homecoming
    15%
  • Pep rally
    14%
  • Basketball games
    12%
  • Bonfire
    6%
  • Football Games
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,262
Free or Reduced Lunch
44%
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 62 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 62 responses
85%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 62 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
19:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$62,515
Teachers in First/Second Year
0%
66%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 70 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 70 responses
77%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 70 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$15,273 / year
National
$12,239
94%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 81 responses
42%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 81 responses
69%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 81 responses

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