Atlas Preparatory Middle School

  • Atlas Preparatory Middle School serves 523 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Atlas Preparatory Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Atlas Preparatory Middle School's student population of 523 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Atlas Preparatory Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Atlas Preparatory Middle School is 0.39, 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)#1344 out of 1718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
18%
33%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
23%
42%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
77%
34%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
9%
53%
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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 Atlas Preparatory Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.390.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Atlas Preparatory Middle School 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 NameHarrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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