Castro Elementary School

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845 S Lowell Blvd

Denver, CO 80219

(720) 424-8990

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 689

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

4 Parent Reviews for Castro Elementary School

The teachers at Castro work tirelessly for their kids. Often teachers will stay till 5 or 6 at night because they are so committed to their students. Most kids are enthusiastic about learning and know that the staff of Castro really do care for them.

Posted by a other on 03/18/12

I am extremely grateful for the great work teachers do. Unfortunately I do not think the school has the best administration since they are losing excellent teachers with great experience in their work. Thanks Mrs. Pati o The best education is the key to the future of our children.

Posted by a parent on 10/24/10

This school has amazing teachers, but one of the worst principals I have ever heard of. She is not supportive of her staff at all, in fact, she goes out of her way to belittle them. The turnover rate of her teachers says it all. Your child may excel here, but it will be because of the love of the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/22/10

This school is a school of teachers and a principal (Mr. Gonzales was the best) who care about the education of the children! They have great programs during and after school to further learning. It is nice to see a school of teachers who are still there for the kids than other schools who think badly ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/29/06

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Test scores
Test scores for Castro Elementary School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Castro Elementary School
Denver Public Schools No. 1
* 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.

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Denver schools — Castro Elementary School is located at 845 S Lowell Blvd, Denver CO 80219. 845 S Lowell Blvd is in the 80219 ZIP code in Denver, CO The school district for Castro Elementary School is the Denver Public Schools No. 1. Castro Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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