Horizons K-8 School

Horizons K-8 School serves 348 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Horizons K-8 School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Horizons K-8 School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Horizons K-8 School's student population of 348 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Horizons K-8 School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Horizons K-8 School is 0.26, 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
#113 out of 1768 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
86%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.260.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoulder Valley School District No. Re2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Horizons K-8 School is Halcyon School (special Education) (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Manhattan Middle School Of The Arts And Academics (0.4 miles away)
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