Sheridan High School

3201 West Oxford Ave, Denver, CO 80236 | (720) 833-6987
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 468
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3201 West Oxford Avenue, Denver, CO 80236
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Sheridan 2 School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $11,105
  • Graduation Rate: 48.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 11.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.3
  • Enrolled Students: 1,595

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 468
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 243 (51.9%)
  • Females: 225 (48.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 31 (6.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 305 (65.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 336 (71.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Sheridan High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian81.7%
Black234.9%
Asian173.6%
Hispanic30966.0%
White11123.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Sheridan High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade10322.0%
10th Grade11725.0%
11th Grade10823.1%
12th Grade14029.9%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 50%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:50%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $46,117
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Sheridan High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,72036%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$52,44964%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Sheridan High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 31, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I think this school is succesful. They have a great staff.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Sheridan High 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 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201013.0%13.0%39.0%
200911.0%11.0%35.0%
200814.0%14.0%37.0%
 
Reading Test
201043.0%43.0%67.0%
200943.0%43.0%67.0%
200841.0%41.0%66.0%
 
Writing Test
201033.0%33.0%49.0%
200919.0%19.0%52.0%
200823.0%23.0%49.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201011.0%11.0%30.0%
20096.0%6.0%30.0%
200810.0%10.0%30.0%
 
Reading Test
201044.0%44.0%66.0%
200943.0%43.0%70.0%
200842.0%42.0%66.0%
 
Science Test
201022.0%22.0%47.0%
200917.0%17.0%50.0%
200815.0%15.0%47.0%
 
Writing Test
201020.0%20.0%47.0%
200920.0%20.0%49.0%
200821.0%21.0%47.0%
 
Source: CO Department of Education 2009-2010

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