Dc Montessori Charter School

  • Dc Montessori Charter School serves 544 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 58% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dc Montessori Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

Dc Montessori Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Dc Montessori Charter School's student population of 544 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students544 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dc Montessori Charter School is ranked within the top 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 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dc Montessori Charter School is 0.35, 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 Testing Rank#662 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
79%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.350.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDouglas County School District No. Re 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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