Jefferson Academy

Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Jefferson Academy serves 825 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Jefferson Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Jefferson Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Jefferson Academy's student population of 825 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students825 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Jefferson Academy is ranked within the top 20% 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 Jefferson Academy is 0.38, 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
#211 out of 1768 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
67%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
70%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio34:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
78%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.380.60
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Graduation Rate
(18-19)
≥80%
80%
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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 NameJefferson County School District No. R-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jefferson Academy is Jefferson Academy High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mandalay Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Academy Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Broomfield Jefferson Academy Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 742 students
    0.0 miles
    9955 Yarrow Street
    Broomfield, CO 80021
    (303) 438-1011
    0 K-6 742
  • Broomfield Jefferson Academy High School Charter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 425 students
    0.0 miles
    11251 Reed Way
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (720) 887-1992
    0 9-12 425
  • Broomfield Semper Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 403 students
    0.4 miles
    7575 West 96th Avenue
    Broomfield, CO 80021
    (303) 982-6460
    0.4 PK-6 403
  • Broomfield Mandalay Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-8 | 380 students
    0.6 miles
    9651 North Pierce St
    Broomfield, CO 80021
    (303) 982-9802
    0.6 7-8 380
  • Broomfield Woodrow Wilson Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 948 students
    0.8 miles
    8300 W 94th Avenue
    Broomfield, CO 80021
    (303) 431-3694
    0.8 PK-8 948

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