Lester R Arnold High School in Commerce City, CO - Niche

  • Grades
  • Students
  • Type
    Public, Alternative
  • Reviews
    4 4.5

Lester R Arnold High School is a public alternative school in Commerce City, Colorado. It has 256 students in grades 9-12. There have been 4 reviews written and they have been very positive.

6500 East 72nd Avenue
Commerce City, CO 80022
(303) 289-2983

Ratings and Reviews
4.5 from 4 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Administration & Policies: Our school is incredible! Our teachers are very empathetic ,and dedicate there full time on helping us understand what we are learning / being taught . Our guidance counselor, pushes us to the extreme fullest when it comes to applying for colleges . As for our principal he is doing one great of a job keeping our school together, and making sure each and every one of his students succeed .
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Food: Our lunch lady does the best she can to prepare us all a healthy , great lunch and we appreciate it dearly!
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: Our school invests in clubs such as sports club , poetry club , chess club , journalism , nutrition ( etc).
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: In my own opinion , Lester Arnold High school is one of the best high schools out there for any teen to attend. The teachers / staff collaborate very well when it comes to each and every students education. We are pushed to follow our dreams and are taught real life situations. They prepare us for our futures and wish nothing but the best for our success!


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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
North Valley School for Young Adults 3 mi. 73
1.66 Mapleton Early College High School 3 mi. 204
P.R.E.P. (Positive Refocus Education Program) 5 mi. 113
1.66 Denver Online High School 5 mi. 117
Academy of Urban Learning 7 mi. 154

Around Lester R Arnold High School

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Student Demographics


Male 51%
Female 48%

Student Diversity

Lester R Arnold High School United States Academy of Urban Learning Denver Online High School Mapleton Early College High School North Valley School for Young Adults P.R.E.P. (Positive Refocus Education Program)
Hispanic 81.0% 25.0% 42.0% 25.0% 67.0% 53.0% 63.0%
White 15.0% 51.0% 7.0% 52.0% 26.0% 38.0% 2.0%
African American 1.0% 15.0% 42.0% 11.0% 1.0% 4.0% 30.0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 3.0% 7.0% 1.0% 0% 1.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 1.0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.8% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 3.0% 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 0%


Grade 9 0.6%
Grade 10 15.0%
Grade 11 15.0%
Grade 12 69.4%

Educational Outcomes