Emerson-edison Junior Charter Academy (Closed 2010)

4220 East Pikes Peak Avenue
Emerson-edison Junior Charter Academy served 410 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students410 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
59%
34%
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Black
16%
5%
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White
22%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColorado Springs School District No. 11 In The County Of E School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Emerson-edison Junior Charter Academy is Mitchell High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jack Swigert Aerospace Academy (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Colorado Springs Jack Swigert Aerospace Academy Math: 6% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 523 students
    0.1 miles
    4220 East Pikes Peak Ave
    Colorado Springs, CO 80909
    (719) 328-6900
    0.1 6-8 523
  • Colorado Springs Roosevelt Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 673 students
    0.3 miles
    205 South Byron Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80910
    (719) 637-0311
    0.3 K-5 673
  • Colorado Springs Mitchell High School Math: 11% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,379 student
    0.9 miles
    1205 Potter Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80909
    (719) 328-6600
    0.9 9-12 1,379
  • Colorado Springs Monroe Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 467 students
    0.9 miles
    15 South Chelton Road
    Colorado Springs, CO 80910
    (719) 328-7400
    0.9 PK-5 467
  • Colorado Springs Sand Creek International Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 485 students
    1.0 miles
    550 Sand Creek Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80916
    (719) 579-3760
    1 PK-5 485
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