High Point Academy

  • High Point Academy serves 751 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • High Point Academy 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • High Point Academy's student population of 751 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students751 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • High Point Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,704 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of High Point Academy is 0.72, which is more 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#864 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of High Point Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of High Point 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in High Point Academy and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in High Point Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
35%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in High Point Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
29%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in High Point Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
28%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in High Point Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in High Point Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.720.60
This chart display the diversity score of High Point Academy and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in High Point Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in High Point Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState Charter Institute School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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