Frontier Charter Academy

  • Frontier Charter Academy serves 72 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Frontier Charter Academy's student population of 72 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 42% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students72 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Frontier Charter Academy's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Frontier Charter Academy is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1196 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Frontier Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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Hispanic
7%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
White
91%
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 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.170.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState Charter Institute School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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