Prep Academy

Prep Academy serves 43 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 15:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 43 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 2:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-79% (Btm 50% in CO)
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Prep Academy's student population of 43 students has declined by 70% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
43 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Prep Academy is 0.56, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
≤20%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
11-19%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prep Academy 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
2:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
51%
35%
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Black
42%
4%
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White
n/a
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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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
60-79%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prep Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prep Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% CO state average), while 11-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
What is the graduation rate of Prep Academy?
The graduation rate of Prep Academy is 60-79%, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 81%.
How many students attend Prep Academy?
43 students attend Prep Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
51% of Prep Academy students are Hispanic, 42% of students are Black, and 7% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Prep Academy?
Prep Academy has a student ration of 2:1, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Prep Academy offer ?
Prep Academy offers enrollment in grades 6-12
What school district is Prep Academy part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 43 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 2:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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