Colorado Stem Academy

  • Colorado Stem Academy serves 283 students in grades 3-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Colorado Stem Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Colorado Stem Academy's student population of 283 students has grown by 53% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-8
Total Students283 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Colorado Stem Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,704 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Colorado Stem Academy is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#477 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
47%
33%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
45%
54%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.580.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestminster School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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