Akron High School

600 Elm Avenue
Akron, CO 80720
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Akron High School serves 90 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Akron High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

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Akron High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Akron High School's student population of 90 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students90 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Akron High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Akron High School is 0.34, 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
#943 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
80%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.340.60
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Graduation Rate
60-79%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAkron School District No. R-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Akron High School is Otis Junior-senior High School (12.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Akron Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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