Horizons K-8 School

  • Horizons K-8 School serves 348 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 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%.

School Overview

  • Horizons K-8 School's student population of 348 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Horizons K-8 School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Horizons K-8 School is 0.26, 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#154 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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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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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 Horizons K-8 School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.260.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Horizons K-8 School 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 NameBoulder Valley No. Re2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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