Alternative Center For Education (Closed 2004)

3455 West 72nd Avenue
Westminster, CO 80030
  • Alternative Center For Education served 108 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

Alternative Center For Education places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students108 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Alternative Center For Education by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2003-2004 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Student : Teacher Ratio10:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
53%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
41%
53%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alternative Center For Education. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.550.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alternative Center For Education and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestminster School District
Source: 2003-2004 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westminster Colorado Stem Academy Magnet School
    Grades: K-8 | 383 students
    0.1 miles
    7281 Irving Street
    Westminster, CO 80030
    (303)429-7836
    0.1 K-8 383
  • Westminster Ricardo Flores Magon Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 280 students
    0.1 miles
    5301 Lowell Boulevard
    Westminster, CO 80030
    (303)412-7601
    0.1 K-8 280
  • Westminster Hidden Lake High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 345 students
    0.2 miles
    7300 Lowell Boulevard
    Westminster, CO 80030
    (303)428-2600
    0.2 9-12 345
  • Pueblo Goal Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3811 students
    0.3 miles
    304 S. Victoria Ave
    Pueblo, CO 81003
    (877)776-4625
    0.3 9-12 3811
  • Westminster Westminster Academy For International Studies Magnet School
    Grades: PK-7 | 270 students
    0.4 miles
    7482 Irving Street
    Westminster, CO 80030
    (303)428-2494
    0.4 PK-7 270
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