Caprock Academy

  • Caprock Academy serves 838 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (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 55% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Caprock Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Caprock Academy's student population of 838 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students838 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Caprock Academy
Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Caprock Academy is ranked within the top 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 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Caprock Academy is 0.30, 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)#643 out of 1718 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
83%
53%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.300.60
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Graduation Rate≥50%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState Charter School Institute School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Junction Juniper Ridge Community School Charter School
    Grades: K-10 | 382 students
    0.1 miles
    640 24 1/2 Rd
    Grand Junction, CO 81502
    (970)639-0884
    0.1 K-10 382
  • Grand Junction Pomona Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 377 students
    1.2 miles
    588 25-1/2 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    (970)254-4990
    1.2 K-5 377
  • Grand Junction West Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 385 students
    1.7 miles
    123 W Orchard Ave
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    (970)254-5090
    1.7 6-8 385
  • Grand Junction Appleton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 442 students
    1.9 miles
    2358 H Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    (970)254-6400
    1.9 PK-5 442
  • Grand Junction Mesa Valley Community School Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 373 students
    1.9 miles
    2387 Patterson Rd
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    (970)254-7202
    1.9 K-12 373

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
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I love everything about this school. The only thing that I would change is the dress code.
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I love the school! My children are thriving at this school. The staff is wonderful with my children and working with their disabilities. My children learn to love their country and community. I am so happy I found a school that is accepting and loves my children.
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5  
Great School. My kids come home everyday excited about what they have learned. I feel it will givie them the best foundation for college or any path they choose for their adult life.
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