Cherry Creek Charter Academy

  • Cherry Creek Charter Academy serves 546 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cherry Creek Charter Academy placed in the top 5% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Cherry Creek Charter Academy's student population of 546 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students546 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cherry Creek Charter Academy is ranked within the top 5% 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 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cherry Creek Charter Academy is 0.57, 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)#79 out of 1718 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cherry Creek Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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Asian
22%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
34%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
61%
53%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cherry Creek Charter Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.570.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cherry Creek Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCherry Creek School District No. 5 In The County Of Arapah School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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