North Star Academy

16700 Keystone Blvd
Parker, CO 80134
10/
10
Top 5%
Serving 673 students in grades Kindergarten-8, North Star Academy ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 673 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • : Top 5% in CO
  • : 63% (Top 5%)
  • : 78% (Top 5%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

North Star Academy's student population of 673 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
673 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

North Star Academy ranks within the top 5% of all 1,779 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of North Star Academy is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CO)
#56 out of 1779 schools
(Top 5%)
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63%
32%
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78%
45%
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(20-21)
45-49%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
15%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
35%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
67%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is North Star Academy's ranking?
North Star Academy is ranked #56 out of 1,779 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are North Star Academy often compared to?
North Star Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Challenge To Excellence Charter School, Parker Core Knowledge Charter School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
63% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% CO state average), while 78% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% CO state average).
How many students attend North Star Academy?
673 students attend North Star Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
67% of North Star Academy students are White, 15% of students are Asian, 9% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of North Star Academy?
North Star Academy has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does North Star Academy offer ?
North Star Academy offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is North Star Academy part of?
North Star Academy is part of Douglas County School District No. Re 1.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 673 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • : Top 5%
  • : 63% (Top 5%)
  • : 78% (Top 5%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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