Jefferson Academy Charter School

Tel: (303)982-1011
Grades: KG-6

419 students

Jefferson Academy Charter School serves 419 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Jefferson Academy Charter School operates within the Jefferson County No. R-1 School District.

Overview

The student population of 419 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 419 students
Jefferson Academy Charter School Total Students (1995-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Jefferson Academy Charter School Total Classroom Teachers (1995-2012)
Students by Grade Jefferson Academy Charter School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.76. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Jefferson Academy Charter School Student : Teacher Ratio (1995-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
3%
Jefferson Academy Charter School Asian (1995-2012)
Hispanic
6%
32%
Jefferson Academy Charter School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Jefferson Academy Charter School Black (1995-2010)
White
82%
56%
Jefferson Academy Charter School White (1995-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Jefferson Academy Charter School Sch Ethnicity Jefferson Academy Charter School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.32 0.76
Jefferson Academy Charter School Diversity Score (1995-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
34%
Jefferson Academy Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Jefferson Academy Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 105,801 students has grown by 23% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County No. R-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
163
3
Number of Students Managed 105,801 594
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $853 MM $7 MM
District Spending $873 MM $7 MM
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,925 $11,613
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,162 $12,022
Jefferson County   No. R-1 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jefferson Charter Academy Senior High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Jefferson Charter Academy Junior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Semper Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Broomfield Jefferson Charter Academy Junior High School
    Charter School
    9955 Yarrow St
    Broomfield , CO , 80020
    (303)982-1992
    Charter School
    0  mi  |  184  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Broomfield Jefferson Charter Academy Senior High School
    Charter School
    9955 Yarrow St
    Broomfield , CO , 80021
    (303)982-1992
    Charter School
    0  mi  |  325  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Westminster Semper Elementary School
    7575 West 96th Ave
    Westminster , CO , 80021
    (303)982-6460
    0.4  mi  |  432  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Westminster Mandalay Middle School
    9651 North Pierce St
    Westminster , CO , 80021
    (303)982-9802
    0.6  mi  |  401  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Westminster Woodrow Wilson Charter Academy
    Charter School
    8300 West 94th Ave
    Westminster , CO , 80021
    (303)982-3694
    Charter School
    0.8  mi  |  656  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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Broomfield, CO public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.38, which is lower than the Colorado average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Broomfield is Emerald Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or national school diversity statistics.