Academy Of Charter Schools

  • Academy Of Charter Schools serves 1,887 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (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 54% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Academy Of Charter Schools placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

Academy Of Charter Schools places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Academy Of Charter Schools's student population of 1,887 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 90 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students1,887 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Academy Of Charter Schools
Total Classroom Teachers90 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy Of Charter Schools is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,718 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy Of Charter Schools is 0.56, 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 School Rank (16-17)#524 out of 1718 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Academy Of Charter Schools 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)
54%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Academy Of Charter Schools 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 Ratio21:117:1
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Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
28%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Academy Of Charter Schools and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Academy Of Charter Schools and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
60%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Academy Of Charter Schools and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Academy Of Charter Schools. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.560.60
This chart display the diversity score of Academy Of Charter Schools and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Academy Of Charter Schools and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState Charter School Institute School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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