P.s.1 Charter School (Closed 2012)

  • P.s.1 Charter School served 147 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 11-19% (which was lower than the Colorado state average of 82%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 70-79% (which was lower than the Colorado state average of 89%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • P.s.1 Charter School 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 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

P.s.1 Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students147 students
This chart display total students of P.s.1 Charter School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of P.s.1 Charter School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of P.s.1 Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank (10-11)#1641 out of 1706 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of P.s.1 Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
89%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of P.s.1 Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of P.s.1 Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in P.s.1 Charter School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in P.s.1 Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
47%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.s.1 Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
20%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.s.1 Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
24%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in P.s.1 Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.s.1 Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.680.60
This chart display the diversity score of P.s.1 Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate (10-11)20-29%
75%
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.s.1 Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.s.1 Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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