Emily Griffith Opportunity School

1250 Welton St, Denver, CO 80204 | (720) 423-4700
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 574
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 574 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1250 Welton, Denver, CO 80204
School Operational Details
  • Alternative School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 574
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 13.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 44.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 278 (48.4%)
  • Females: 296 (51.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 17 (3.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 179 (31.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 196 (34.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Emily Griffith Opportunity School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian111.9%
Black12822.3%
Asian61.0%
Hispanic32857.1%
White10117.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Emily Griffith Opportunity School
  Number Percent
9th Grade498.5%
10th Grade8815.3%
11th Grade11119.3%
12th Grade32656.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: -
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:87%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 17 Years
  • Average Salary: $63,654
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Emily Griffith Opportunity School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience--
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$64,92693%
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 Emily Griffith Opportunity School performed on average worse 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 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
20105.0%17.0%30.0%
20093.0%15.0%30.0%
20084.0%15.0%30.0%
 
Reading Test
201064.0%50.0%66.0%
200948.0%51.0%70.0%
200838.0%46.0%66.0%
 
Science Test
201019.0%27.0%47.0%
200913.0%29.0%50.0%
200821.0%26.0%47.0%
 
Writing Test
201023.0%30.0%47.0%
200919.0%31.0%49.0%
20084.0%28.0%47.0%
 
Source: CO Department of Education 2009-2010

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