Ricks Center for Gifted Children School

  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 235
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  • Address
  • 2040 S York St
  • Denver, CO 80208
  • Phone
  • (303) 871-3715
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School Description

Ricks Center for Gifted Children School enrolls 235 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-8. It is located in Denver, CO, which is a highly populated city with a median household income of $39,500.

School Operational Details
  • Special Program Emphasis
  • Students Have Access to a Library or Media Center
School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 172
    Note: Kindergarten Operates Five Days Per Week
  • School Hours Per Day: 8
    Note: Kindergarten Operates on a Full Day Schedule
School Associations
  • Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
  • Other association(s) for exceptional children
  • State or regional independent school association
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 235
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.5
    Full-Time Teachers: 18
    Part-Time Teachers: 24
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 5.8
  • Percent Minority Students: 6.0%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 110 (46.8%)
  • Females: 125 (53.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ricks Center for Gifted Children School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black73.0%
Asian20.9%
Hispanic52.1%
White18177.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ricks Center for Gifted Children School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten4017.0%
Kindergarten229.4%
1st Grade229.4%
2nd Grade2611.1%
3rd Grade2611.1%
4th Grade208.5%
5th Grade198.1%
6th Grade187.7%
7th Grade166.8%
8th Grade2611.1%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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