Denver School of Science and Technology Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#383
College Readiness Index
50.5
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 874 Students
  • 51 Teachers

Denver School of Science and Technology
2000 VALENCIA ST
DENVER, CO 80235

Phone: (303) 320-5570

District: Denver Public Schools

Overview

Denver School of Science and Technology is ranked 9th within Colorado. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Denver School of Science and Technology is 59 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 69 percent. Denver School of Science and Technology is 1 of 37 high schools in the Denver Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#383
State Rank
#9
Charter Rank
#59
STEM Rank
#211

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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 874
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 69%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 44%
Full-Time Teachers 51

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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 89%
Proficient in Math 60%
College Readiness Index 50.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School Yes
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 37
Total Students 21,662
Proficient in Reading (district average) 43%
Proficient in Math (district average) 14%
College Readiness (district average) 29.5

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