Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado

Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado serves 250 students in grades 6-12.
Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado's student population of 250 students has declined by 34% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students250 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado 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 diversity score of Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado is 0.42, 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
#774 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
11%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
75%
53%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.420.60
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Graduation Rate
65-69%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJulesburg School District No. Re1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Destinations Career Academy Of Colorado is Julesburg High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Julesburg Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Julesburg Julesburg High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 111 students
    0.0 miles
    102 West 6th Street
    Julesburg, CO 80737
    (970) 474-3364
    0 7-12 111
  • Julesburg Julesburg Elementary School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 159 students
    0.3 miles
    525 Spruce Street
    Julesburg, CO 80737
    (970) 474-3319
    0.3 PK-6 159
  • Ovid Revere Junior-senior High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 49 students
    6.6 miles
    500 Main Street
    Ovid, CO 80744
    (970) 463-5477
    6.6 7-12 49
  • Big Springs So Platte Elementary At Big Springs Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 111 students
    11.5 miles
    610 Plum St
    Big Springs, NE 69122
    (308) 889-3674
    11.5 PK-8 111
  • Big Springs South Platte High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 68 students
    11.5 miles
    610 Plum St
    Big Springs, NE 69122
    (308) 889-3622
    11.5 7-12 68

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