News & Events

Jul 252012

US News and World Report Pins Gold Medal on DCIS

Denver Center for International Studies earned a gold medal in the latest US News and World Report’s evaluation of nearly 22,000 public high schools in 49 states and the District of Columbia. The Denver public magnet school ranked 17 out of 446 Colorado public and charter schools evaluated for state proficiency reading and math standards, college readiness and other factors. DCIS ranked third in Denver after Denver School of the Arts and George Washington High School.

State Rank School Students /
Teachers
College
Readiness
Math
(avg. proficiency)
Reading
(avg. proficiency)
#8 Denver School of the Arts
7111 MONTVIEW BLVD
DENVER, CO 80220
Denver Public Schools
#295 Nationally Ranked
22:1

Larger than CO Avg
949 Students
42 Teachers

53.5

Above CO Avg
82% Tested (AP®)
44% Passed (AP®)

2.6

Above CO Avg
58% Proficient
42% Not Proficient

3.3

Above CO Avg
93% Proficient
7% Not Proficient

#12 George Washington High School
655 SOUTH MONACO PARKWAY
DENVER, CO 80224
Denver Public Schools
#418 Nationally Ranked
18:1

Near CO Avg
1,491 Students
82 Teachers

48.5

Above CO Avg
52% Tested (IB)
48% Passed (IB)

2.1

Near CO Avg
34% Proficient
66% Not Proficient

2.7

Near CO Avg
65% Proficient
35% Not Proficient

#17 Denver Center for International Studies
574 WEST 6TH AVE
DENVER, CO 80204
Denver Public Schools
#473 Nationally Ranked
23:1

Larger than CO Avg
567 Students
24 Teachers

46.7

Above CO Avg
100% Tested (AP®)
29% Passed (AP®)

2.1

Near CO Avg
27% Proficient
73% Not Proficient

2.8

Near CO Avg
74% Proficient
26% Not Proficient

#20 East High School
1545 DETROIT ST
DENVER, CO 80206
Denver Public Schools
#586 Nationally Ranked
20:1

Larger than CO Avg
2,159 Students
108 Teachers

42.5

Above CO Avg
56% Tested (AP®)
38% Passed (AP®)

2.1

Above CO Avg
37% Proficient
63% Not Proficient

2.9

Above CO Avg
75% Proficient
25% Not Proficient

#25 Denver School of Science and Technology
2000 VALENCIA ST
DENVER, CO 80235
Denver Public Schools
#752 Nationally Ranked
14:1

Near CO Avg
728 Students
54 Teachers

37.5

Above CO Avg
50% Tested (AP®)
33% Passed (AP®)

2.4

Above CO Avg
41% Proficient
59% Not Proficient

3.0

Above CO Avg
86% Proficient
14% Not Proficient

#36 Martin Luther King Middle College
19535 EAST 46TH AVE
DENVER, CO 80249
Denver Public Schools
#1322 Nationally Ranked
19:1

Larger than CO Avg
1,142 Students
61 Teachers

26.0

Near CO Avg
88% Tested (AP®)
5% Passed (AP®)

1.8

Near CO Avg
14% Proficient
86% Not Proficient

2.7

Near CO Avg
72% Proficient
28% Not Proficient