2013 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 1,321 Students
- 70 Teachers
Wheat Ridge High School
9505 WEST 32ND AVE
WHEAT RIDGE, CO 80033
Phone: (303) 982-7695
District: Jefferson County School District R-1
Wheat Ridge High School is ranked 33rd within Colorado. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Wheat Ridge High School is 35 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 33 percent. Wheat Ridge High School is 1 of 32 high schools in the Jefferson County School District R-1.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||33%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||38%|
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||68%|
|Proficient in Math||31%|
|College Readiness Index||22.2|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||No|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Reading (district average)||64%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||34%|
|College Readiness (district average)||30.1|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.