Smoky Hill High School

16100 East Smoky Hill Rd, Aurora, CO 80015 | (720) 886-5300
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,374
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  • Mailing Address: 16100 East Smoky Hill Road, Aurora, CO 80015
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,374
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 128.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,182 (49.8%)
  • Females: 1,192 (50.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 202 (8.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 402 (16.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 604 (25.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Smoky Hill High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian200.8%
Black48520.4%
Asian1898.0%
Hispanic28011.8%
White1,40059.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Smoky Hill High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade55223.3%
10th Grade62426.3%
11th Grade59825.2%
12th Grade60025.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 31%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:69%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 16 Years
  • Average Salary: $57,605
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Smoky Hill High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$41,4738%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$58,96092%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Smoky Hill High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on CSAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

CSAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201043.0%48.0%39.0%
200940.0%43.0%35.0%
200842.0%46.0%37.0%
 
Reading Test
201074.0%75.0%67.0%
200970.0%74.0%67.0%
200871.0%74.0%66.0%
 
Writing Test
201055.0%57.0%49.0%
200957.0%61.0%52.0%
200856.0%59.0%49.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201031.0%37.0%30.0%
200933.0%37.0%30.0%
200838.0%40.0%30.0%
 
Reading Test
201069.0%70.0%66.0%
200974.0%74.0%70.0%
200872.0%75.0%66.0%
 
Science Test
201053.0%54.0%47.0%
200956.0%60.0%50.0%
200858.0%58.0%47.0%
 
Writing Test
201050.0%54.0%47.0%
200955.0%58.0%49.0%
200853.0%56.0%47.0%
 
Source: CO Department of Education 2009-2010

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