Montbello is home to a new DPS early childhood center and increased educational options for students, as part of a large school turnaround effort.Â In addition, Montbello is one of two neighborhoods to be served by a DPS regional athletics program for expanded youth athletic opportunities.Â With the increased momentum within the community and enthusiasm from the recent election of Mayor Michael Hancock, previously a councilmember from this district, there are many opportunities to better serve the families of Montbello and improve educational opportunities for children.
Total Population: 30,348
Child Population: 11,137
Racial/Ethnic Composition: 59% Hispanic, 28% black, 8% white
Students qualifying for free/reduced lunch: 90%
(*Data Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010; Denver Public Schools and Aurora Public Schools, 2010)
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