311 East Castle Pines Parkway
Castle Rock, CO 80108
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Dc Montessori Charter School serves 544 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Dc Montessori Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 56% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Dc Montessori Charter School's student population of 544 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
544 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Dc Montessori Charter School is ranked within the top 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 Dc Montessori Charter School is 0.36, 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
#624 out of 1783 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 544 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36 (Btm 50%)

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