Cherry Creek High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#321
College Readiness Index
55.6
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 3,453 Students
  • 177 Teachers

Cherry Creek High School
9300 EAST UNION AVE
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, CO 80111

Phone: (720) 554-2000

District: Cherry Creek School District

Overview

Cherry Creek High School is ranked 7th within Colorado. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Cherry Creek High School is 59 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 25 percent. Cherry Creek High School is 1 of 6 high schools in the Cherry Creek School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#321
State Rank
#7
STEM Rank
#115

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 3,453
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 25%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 9%
Full-Time Teachers 177

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 85%
Proficient in Math 63%
College Readiness Index 55.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 6
Total Students 15,277
Proficient in Reading (district average) 74%
Proficient in Math (district average) 39%
College Readiness (district average) 38.3

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Cherry Creek High School is 1 of 6 schools in the Cherry Creek School District.

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