3101 Wcr 65
Keenesburg, CO 80643
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Cardinal Community Academy Charter School serves 187 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Cardinal Community Academy Charter School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Cardinal Community Academy Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Cardinal Community Academy Charter School's student population of 187 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
187 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Cardinal Community Academy Charter School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Cardinal Community Academy Charter School is 0.20, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#458 out of 1783 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
7%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
89%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 187 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.20 (Btm 50%)

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