Parker Core Knowledge Charter School

1161 North Pine Drive
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Parker Core Knowledge Charter School serves 703 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Parker Core Knowledge Charter School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 88% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Parker Core Knowledge Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Parker Core Knowledge Charter School's student population of 703 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students703 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Parker Core Knowledge Charter School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Parker Core Knowledge Charter School is 0.42, 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
#8 out of 1768 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
12%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
75%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.420.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDouglas County School District No. Re 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Parker Core Knowledge Charter School is Colorado Early Colleges - Parker (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Global Village Academy - Douglas County (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Parker Global Village Academy - Douglas County Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-7 | 312 students
    0.4 miles
    10940 South Parker Road #781
    Parker, CO 80134
    (720) 476-8044
    0.4 PK-7 312
  • Parker Colorado Early Colleges - Parker Charter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 538 students
    0.9 miles
    10235 Parkglenn Way
    Parker, CO 80138
    (720) 260-0700
    0.9 9-12 538
  • Parker Pioneer Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 488 students
    1.0 miles
    10881 Riva Ridge Street
    Parker, CO 80138
    (303) 387-8400
    1 PK-5 488
  • Parker Iron Horse Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
    1.1 miles
    20151 Tallman Drive
    Parker, CO 80138
    (303) 387-8525
    1.1 PK-5 477
  • Parker Pine Lane Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 767 students
    1.6 miles
    6485 E Ponderosa Drive
    Parker, CO 80138
    (303) 387-8275
    1.6 PK-6 767

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