220 12th Street
Salida, CO 81201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Crest Academy serves 28 students in grades 5-8.
Crest Academy placed in the top 5% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Crest Academy's student population of 28 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
28 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Crest Academy is ranked within the top 5% 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 Crest Academy is 0.25, 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
#86 out of 1783 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
17:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
11%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
86%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 28 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.25 (Btm 50%)

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