Compass Academy

  • Compass Academy serves 216 students in grades 6-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 12% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 16% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 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%.

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School Overview

  • Compass Academy's student population of 216 students has grown by 77% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-7
Total Students216 students
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers

School Comparison

  • Compass Academy's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Compass Academy is 0.21, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1643 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
33%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
42%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
Asian
4%
3%
Hispanic
89%
34%
Black
5%
5%
White
2%
53%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Compass Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.210.40
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
35%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District Name No. 1 in the county of Denver and State of C School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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