Southwest Early College Charter HS @ Community College of Denver, Denver

Facts and Highlights 2014-15*

Primary Features: Small school size, college course offerings and support, college and career readiness, seminar, advisory

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 267
  • Gender: Female (53%)   Male (47%)
  • Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic: (93%)  Black (2%)  White (1%)  Asian (1%) Other (3%)
  • Free/Reduced Lunch: 78%
  • 80% First Generation College
  • Average Daily Attendance: 91%
  • High School Graduation Rate: 60%

College Enrollment Data (2013-14 Cohort)

  • 291 students in grades 9-12 enrolled in college classes
  • Average credits earned by graduation: 35
  • Average GPA: 2.40

Post Secondary Enrollment

  • 49% Graduates attend 2 year colleges
  • 30% Graduates attend 4 year colleges
  • 11% Graduates attend Technical or Certificate Programs
 

 

  • 74% of graduates aspire to enroll in a 4 year college or educational institution

Students say the best part of their high school experience is:

 

  • Being able to go to a school that is more culturally diverse and learning how to make it in college courses.
  • Getting focused on my future.
  • The experienced gain and being able to be step ahead in my life.
  • The small amount of students creates a pretty awesomecommunity.
* Data gathered and analyzed by NCREST (National Center for Restructuring Education, Schools and Teaching)2014.

 

                     

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