911 South Hazel Court
Denver, CO 80219
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Compass Academy serves 330 students in grades 6-8.
Compass Academy 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Compass Academy's student population of 330 students has grown by 170% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 257% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Compass Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Compass Academy is 0.21, 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
#1765 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
89%
34%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
2%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 330 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.21 (Btm 50%)

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