Compass Academy

  • Compass Academy serves 330 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 12% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

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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 TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Compass Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Compass Academy is 0.19, 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#1740 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
90%
34%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
1%
53%
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Diversity Score0.190.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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    Grades: 8 | 132 students
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  • Denver Pascual Ledoux Academy
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