Frontier Charter Academy

Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Frontier Charter Academy serves 43 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Frontier Charter Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 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 21-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Frontier Charter Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Frontier Charter Academy's student population of 43 students has declined by 34% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students43 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Frontier Charter Academy
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Frontier Charter Academy is ranked within the bottom 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 Frontier Charter Academy is 0.13, 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
#1101 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
3%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Frontier Charter Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Frontier Charter Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
93%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Frontier Charter Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Frontier Charter Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.130.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Frontier Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
26%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Frontier Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState Charter School Institute School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Frontier Charter Academy is Calhan High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Calhan Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calhan Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Calhan Calhan Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 191 students
    0.3 miles
    800 Bulldog Drive
    Calhan, CO 80808
    (719) 347-2766
    0.3 PK-5 191
  • Calhan Calhan High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 167 students
    0.3 miles
    800 Bulldog Drive
    Calhan, CO 80808
    (719) 347-2766
    0.3 9-12 167
  • Calhan Calhan Middle School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 100 students
    0.3 miles
    800 Bulldog Drive
    Calhan, CO 80808
    (719) 347-2766
    0.3 6-8 100
  • Peyton Peyton Junior High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 88 students
    10.3 miles
    13885 Bradshaw Road
    Peyton, CO 80831
    (719) 749-0417
    10.3 7-8 88
  • Peyton Peyton Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 262 students
    10.7 miles
    13550 Bradshaw Road
    Peyton, CO 80831
    (719) 749-0170
    10.7 PK-6 262

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