11/18/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Denver Public Schools: Only 9 Out Of 140 Schools Rank High

Only nine of 140 schools received the top ranking in Denver Public Schools' districtwide annual performance assessment.

DPS on Thursday released the results of its School Performance Framework, a measurement tool that assesses each school based on a variety of data points -- including student academic growth, performance on standardized tests and attendance.

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