551 North Frontage Road West
Usaf Academy, CO 80840
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Air Academy High School serves 1,383 students in grades 9-12.
Air Academy High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,383 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 20% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Air Academy High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Air Academy High School's student population of 1,383 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
80 teachers
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School Rankings

Air Academy High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Air Academy High School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
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State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#143 out of 1783 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
34%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
72%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Graduation Rate
94%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,383 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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