Centennial K-8 School

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4665 Raleigh St

Denver, CO 80212

(720) 424-8900

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 550

Students Per Teacher: 12

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12 Parent Reviews for Centennial K-8 School

This school has changed its name to Centennial A School of Expeditionary Learning. We recently moved into a nearby neighborhood and are choicing into this school for the 2014/ 2015 school year. We are very excited. During all of the visits to the school one thing was obvious - the commitment and investment ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/29/14

This school has really gone downhill since they hired this new principal. I have a son who attended 6-8 here years ago and loved it, and a daughter who attended k-6. For most of those years it was great, but they moved the previous principal and hired the current one. Scores have dropped two years in ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/27/13

I have two students attending this school one in fourth grade one in second. The faculty seems genuinely concerned for the children attending. But also seem either unprepared or inexperienced at educating young children. I would give the second grade teacher a 3/10 for getting over whelmed to easy by ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/21/13

Expeditionary Learning! We get to have it...in our own neighborhood school! 1st DPS non-charter EL school! Get ready for exemplary, inquiry based, year long expeditions not traditionally offered to traditional school staff and students. As a new member of the Centennial Expeditionary staff, I am so appreciating ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 06/07/13

How do you only rate this school at 2/10? This school by far exceeds Edison. Well until later this year anyway. Highly recemmended if they keep all the current teachers!!

Posted by a parent on 02/28/13

Our daughter has been at Centennial from K-3rd grade and I can't say enough wonderful things. We have been REALLY happy with all the teachers and parent involvement is getting better. Very underrated school.

Posted by a parent on 01/08/12

My son went to centennial for kindergarten and we loved it. The next year I moved him to Edson because of the test scores. This was the WORST thing I could have done!!!!!! I'm happy to say that we are back at the BEST school in Denver Centennial!!! At this school the teachers are people who can relate ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/29/11

I had two concerns regarding sending my daughter to Centennial. The first was the fact that the school had low test scores and the second was that it is a K 8 school. Both my fears were unfounded. I worried with low test scores that the school would be teaching to a lower standard. I did not find ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/20/11

fantastic teachers, programs, and children

Posted by a other on 09/16/09

teachers really care about students and lots of athletic support for both girls and boys!!!!

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

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Test scores for Centennial K-8 School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Centennial K-8 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 — Centennial K-8 School is located at 4665 Raleigh St, Denver CO 80212. 4665 Raleigh St is in the 80212 ZIP code in Denver, CO The school district for Centennial K-8 School is the Denver Public Schools No. 1. Centennial K-8 School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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