Academy Charter School

  • Academy Charter School serves 796 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Academy Charter School's student population of 796 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students796 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy Charter School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#538 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Academy Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Academy Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
83%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Academy Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Academy Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.300.40
This chart display the diversity score of Academy Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDouglas County No. Re 1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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  • Castle Rock Aspen View Academy Charter School
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    1.1 miles
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    Castle Rock, CO 80109
    (720)427-0505
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    Grades: PK-6 | 436 students
    1.1 miles
    1103 Canyon Drive
    Castle Rock, CO 80104
    (303)387-5000
    1.1 PK-6 436
  • Castle Rock Cloverleaf Home Education Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 328 students
    1.1 miles
    312 Cantril Street Ste 101
    Castle Rock, CO 80104
    (303)387-0100
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  • Castle Rock World Compass Academy Charter School
    Grades: PK-6 | 514 students
    1.1 miles
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School Reviews

5  
Think twice before sending your kids here! Administration, staff not very involved or concerned for individual childrens needs. curriculum wonderful, location fine, Overall feel no community or support for anyone outside of the circle formed by the administrators...
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