O'connell Middle School

1275 South Teller St, Lakewood, CO 80226 | (303) 982-8383
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 416
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1275 South Teller Street, Lakewood, CO 80226
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 416
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 232 (55.8%)
  • Females: 184 (44.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 44 (10.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 305 (73.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 349 (83.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
O'connell Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian102.4%
Black143.4%
Asian327.7%
Hispanic26162.7%
White9923.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For O'connell Middle School
  Number Percent
7th Grade21852.4%
8th Grade19847.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 51%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:49%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $46,004
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
O'connell Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,21623%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$49,54177%
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 O'connell Middle School performed on average much worse than most 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 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201031.0%56.0%49.0%
200929.0%61.0%55.0%
200824.0%55.0%46.0%
 
Reading Test
201049.0%75.0%68.0%
200942.0%73.0%68.0%
200846.0%71.0%65.0%
 
Writing Test
201040.0%65.0%58.0%
200938.0%67.0%61.0%
200834.0%65.0%58.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201027.0%58.0%51.0%
200926.0%61.0%50.0%
200823.0%57.0%47.0%
 
Reading Test
201055.0%73.0%68.0%
200944.0%69.0%64.0%
200853.0%74.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
201027.0%57.0%48.0%
200925.0%60.0%49.0%
200825.0%58.0%46.0%
 
Writing Test
201034.0%60.0%55.0%
200929.0%58.0%52.0%
200825.0%58.0%52.0%
 
Source: CO Department of Education 2009-2010

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