Paradox Valley Charter School

Paradox Valley Charter School serves 93 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Paradox Valley Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Paradox Valley Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Paradox Valley Charter School's student population of 93 students has grown by 34% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students93 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Paradox Valley Charter School 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 Paradox Valley Charter School is 0.28, 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
#943 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
11%
34%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
84%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.280.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest End School District No. Re-2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Paradox Valley Charter School is Gateway School (20.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Sal School (16.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Sal La Sal School
    Grades: PK-3 | 12 students
    16.5 miles
    State Highway #46, State Hwy #
    La Sal, UT 84530
    (435) 678-1292
    16.5 PK-3 12
  • Gateway Gateway School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 33 students
    20.6 miles
    One School Road
    Gateway, CO 81522
    (970) 254-7080
    20.6 PK-12 33
  • Nucla Nucla High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 60 students
    23.8 miles
    225 West 4th Street
    Nucla, CO 81424
    (970) 864-7350
    23.8 9-12 60
  • Nucla Nucla Middle School Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 36 students
    23.8 miles
    225 West 4th Avenue
    Nucla, CO 81424
    (970) 864-7350
    23.8 7-8 36
  • Naturita Naturita Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 128 students
    24.3 miles
    141 West Main Street
    Naturita, CO 81422
    (970) 865-2204
    24.3 PK-6 128

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