George Washington High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
29.2
Math Proficiency
2.1
Reading Proficiency
2.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,510 Students
  • 79 Teachers

George Washington High School
655 SOUTH MONACO PARKWAY
DENVER, CO 80224

Phone: (720) 423-8600

District: Denver Public Schools

Overview

At George Washington High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at George Washington High School is 54 percent. The student body makeup is 46 percent male and 54 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 75 percent. George Washington High School is 1 of 30 high schools in the Denver Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 1,510
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 75%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 54%
Full-Time Teachers 79

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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 65%
Proficient in Math 36%
College Readiness Index 29.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
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 30
Total Students 20,846
Proficient in Reading (district average) 45%
Proficient in Math (district average) 16%
College Readiness (district average) 30.5

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

Nearby Schools

George Washington High School is 1 of 30 schools in the Denver Public Schools.

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