New America School - Lowry

9125 E Seventh Place Building
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
New America School - Lowry serves 475 students in grades 9-12.
New America School - Lowry placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

New America School - Lowry places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

New America School - Lowry's student population of 475 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

New America School - Lowry is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 New America School - Lowry is 0.45, 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
#1697 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio34:117:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
73%
34%
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Black
12%
5%
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White
3%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.450.60
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Graduation Rate
10-14%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState Charter School Institute School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New America School - Lowry is Aurora West College Preparatory Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Vanguard Classical School - West (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fulton Academy Of Excellence (0.4 miles away)
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