714 24 1/2 Road
Grand Junction, CO 81505
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Caprock Academy serves 895 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Caprock Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 895 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Caprock Academy's student population of 895 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
895 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
64 teachers
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School Rankings

Caprock Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Caprock Academy is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#892 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
80%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Calendar

View the Caprock Academy yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
Staff Day Off - School Closed (Caprock Academy)
September 02, 2022 (Friday)
Fall Break - School Office Closed (Caprock Academy)
October 10, 2022 (Monday)
Fall Break - School Office Closed (Caprock Academy)
October 11, 2022 (Tuesday)
Fall Break - School Office Closed (Caprock Academy)
October 12, 2022 (Wednesday)
Fall Break - School Office Closed (Caprock Academy)
October 13, 2022 (Thursday)
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   3/23/2020
I love everything about this school. The only thing that I would change is the dress code.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Hayden Meek
5   10/27/2014
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.
- Posted by Parent - boyce
5   10/27/2014
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.
- Posted by Parent - Shell

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 895 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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