Aspen Community Charter School

Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Aspen Community Charter School serves 136 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Aspen Community Charter 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Aspen Community Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Aspen Community Charter School's student population of 136 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students136 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Aspen Community Charter School 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 Aspen Community Charter School is 0.15, 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
#160 out of 1768 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Aspen Community Charter School 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Aspen Community Charter School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Aspen Community Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
White
92%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Aspen Community Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Aspen Community Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.150.60
This chart display the diversity score of Aspen Community Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Aspen Community Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAspen School District No. 1 In The County Of Pitkin And Sta School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Aspen Community Charter School is Aspen High School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Aspen Middle School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aspen Elementary School (6.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Aspen Aspen Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 515 students
    6.1 miles
    235 High School Road
    Aspen, CO 81611
    (970) 925-3760
    6.1 PK-4 515
  • Aspen Aspen High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 545 students
    6.1 miles
    235 High School Road
    Aspen, CO 81611
    (970) 925-3760
    6.1 9-12 545
  • Aspen Aspen Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 456 students
    6.1 miles
    235 High School Road
    Aspen, CO 81611
    (970) 925-3760
    6.1 5-8 456
  • Aspen Aspen Pre-school
    Grades: PK | 26 students
    6.1 miles
    235 High School Road
    Aspen, CO 81611
    (970) 925-3760
    6.1 PK 26
  • Basalt Basalt High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 481 students
    9.9 miles
    600 Southside Drive
    Basalt, CO 81621
    (970) 384-5959
    9.9 9-12 481

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