Cherry Creek Charter Academy

6260 South Dayton St

Englewood, CO 80111

Tel: (303)779-8988
Grades: KG-8

492 students

Cherry Creek Charter Academy serves 492 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Cherry Creek Charter Academy operates within the Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District.

Overview

The student population of 492 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 492 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
American Indian
1% 1%
Asian
17%
3%
Hispanic
6%
32%
Black
7%
5%
White
65%
56%
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.54 0.39
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.
n/a 34%
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.
n/a
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 54,439 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Cherry Creek, No. 5, In The County Of Arapah School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
3
Number of Students Managed 54,439 561
District Total Revenue $518 MM $7 MM
District Spending $492 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,116 $11,613
District Spending / Student $9,603 $12,022
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cherry Creek High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Campus Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is High Plains Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • EnglewoodHigh Plains Elementary School
    6100 South Fulton St
    EnglewoodCO 80111
    (720)554-3600
    0.4 mi | 514 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • EnglewoodCottonwood Creek Elementary School
    11200 East Orchard Ave
    EnglewoodCO 80111
    (720)554-3200
    1 mi | 636 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • EnglewoodWalnut Hills Community Elementary School
    8195 East Costilla Blvd
    EnglewoodCO 80112
    (720)554-3800
    1.4 mi | 399 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • EnglewoodBelleview Elementary School
    4851 South Dayton St
    EnglewoodCO 80111
    (720)554-3100
    1.8 mi | 539 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • EnglewoodHeritage Elementary School
    6867 East Heritage Place South
    EnglewoodCO 80111
    (720)554-3500
    1.8 mi | 358 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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