Cherry Creek Charter Academy

6260 South Dayton Street
Englewood, CO 80111
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Cherry Creek Charter Academy serves 571 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Cherry Creek Charter Academy placed in the top 10% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 571 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Cherry Creek Charter Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Cherry Creek Charter Academy's student population of 571 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
571 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Cherry Creek Charter Academy is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Cherry Creek Charter Academy is 0.66, which is more 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#153 out of 1734 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
31%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
35%
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Black
8%
4%
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White
49%
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
0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cherry Creek Charter Academy's ranking?
Cherry Creek Charter Academy is ranked #153 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Cherry Creek Charter Academy often compared to?
Cherry Creek Charter Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Cottonwood Creek Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 63% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Cherry Creek Charter Academy?
571 students attend Cherry Creek Charter Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
49% of Cherry Creek Charter Academy students are White, 31% of students are Asian, 8% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Black, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cherry Creek Charter Academy?
Cherry Creek Charter Academy has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Cherry Creek Charter Academy offer ?
Cherry Creek Charter Academy offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Cherry Creek Charter Academy part of?
Cherry Creek Charter Academy is part of Cherry Creek School District No. 5 In The County Of Arapah.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 571 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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