School Details

Charles M. Schenck (CMS) Community School

1300 South Lowell Blvd, Denver, CO 80219
(303) 935-4606
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 702 students 16 students/teacher (CO avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

29%
59%
72%
28%
61%
73%
9%
40%
51%

Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2011-2012 Colorado used the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The TCAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
43%
51%
70%
39%
56%
73%
21%
36%
51%

Colorado Student Assessment Program (CSAP)

In 2010-2011 Colorado used the Colorado Student Assessment Program (CSAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The CSAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Denver Public Schools average
  • Colorado state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

23%
58%
72%
24%
52%
68%
14%
42%
53%

Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2011-2012 Colorado used the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The TCAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
33%
53%
71%
15%
44%
65%
13%
38%
56%

Colorado Student Assessment Program (CSAP)

In 2010-2011 Colorado used the Colorado Student Assessment Program (CSAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The CSAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Denver Public Schools average
  • Colorado state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

27%
52%
65%
34%
55%
70%
11%
31%
49%
0%
45%
57%

Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2011-2012 Colorado used the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The TCAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
24%
51%
66%
19%
49%
69%
6%
25%
47%
15%
45%
60%

Colorado Student Assessment Program (CSAP)

In 2010-2011 Colorado used the Colorado Student Assessment Program (CSAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The CSAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Denver Public Schools average
  • Colorado state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Charles M. Schenck (CMS) Community School is a public elementary school in Denver. The principal of Charles M. Schenck (CMS) Community School is Kristin Nelson-Steinhoff, who can be contacted at kristin_nelsonsteinhoff@dpsk12.org. 702 students attend Charles M. Schenck (CMS) Community School and identify as Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and White, non-Hispanic. 96% of the 702 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Charles M. Schenck (CMS) Community School is 16:1. Castro Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Gymnastics
  • P.E. classes
  • Rock climbing
  • Soccer

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 92% 58%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
White, non-Hispanic 3% 20%
Asian 2% %
Black, non-Hispanic 1.0% 14%
Multiracial 0.9% 3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 96% 72%

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