Academy For Advanced And Creative Learning

2510 North Chestnut Street
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Academy For Advanced And Creative Learning serves 301 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Academy For Advanced And Creative Learning placed in the top 10% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Academy For Advanced And Creative Learning places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Academy For Advanced And Creative Learning's student population of 301 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students301 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Academy For Advanced And Creative Learning is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Academy For Advanced And Creative Learning is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#122 out of 1768 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
11%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
79%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.360.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColorado Springs School District No. 11 In The County Of E School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Academy For Advanced And Creative Learning is Coronado High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Holmes Middle School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Colorado Springs Coronado High School Math: 39% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,454 student
    1.1 miles
    1590 West Fillmore Street
    Colorado Springs, CO 80904
    (719) 328-3600
    1.1 9-12 1,454
  • Colorado Springs Holmes Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 660 students
    1.1 miles
    2455 Mesa Road
    Colorado Springs, CO 80904
    (719) 328-3800
    1.1 6-8 660
  • Colorado Springs Steele Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 291 students
    1.2 miles
    1720 North Weber Street
    Colorado Springs, CO 80907
    (719) 328-4700
    1.2 K-5 291
  • Colorado Springs Bristol Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 252 students
    1.5 miles
    890 North Walnut Street
    Colorado Springs, CO 80905
    (719) 328-4000
    1.5 K-5 252
  • Colorado Springs Jackson Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 411 students
    1.6 miles
    4340 Edwinstowe Avenue
    Colorado Springs, CO 80907
    (719) 328-5800
    1.6 PK-5 411

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