Community Prep Charter School

  • Community Prep Charter School serves 340 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Community Prep Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Community Prep Charter School's student population of 340 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 60% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students340 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Community Prep Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,706 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 21:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Community Prep Charter School is 0.64, which is more 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 (15-16)#1343 out of 1706 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
38%
34%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
46%
53%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.60
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Graduation Rate25-29%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColorado Springs School District No. 11 In The County Of E School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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  • Colorado Springs Bristol Elementary School
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