2555 Preble Creek Pkwy
Broomfield, CO 80023
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Prospect Ridge Academy serves 1,373 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Prospect Ridge Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Prospect Ridge Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Prospect Ridge Academy's student population of 1,373 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
1,373 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
72 teachers
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School Rankings

Prospect Ridge Academy is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Prospect Ridge Academy is 0.36, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#216 out of 1783 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Prospect Ridge Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
79%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
34%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 1,373 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36 (Btm 50%)

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