8601 Turnpike Dr. Suite 100
Westminster, CO 80031
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado serves 777 students in grades 6-12.
Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado's student population of 777 students has grown by 123% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 146% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
777 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado is ranked within the bottom 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 Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1051 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
30%
34%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
55%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 777 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Top 50% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60

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