Roosevelt Charter Academy

  • Roosevelt Charter Academy serves 698 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Roosevelt Charter Academy 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

Roosevelt Charter Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Roosevelt Charter Academy's student population of 698 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students698 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Roosevelt Charter Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,718 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Roosevelt Charter Academy is 0.52, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1272 out of 1718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
66%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Roosevelt Charter Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Roosevelt Charter Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
20%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Roosevelt Charter Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Roosevelt Charter Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.520.60
This chart display the diversity score of Roosevelt Charter Academy and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Roosevelt Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Roosevelt Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColorado Springs School District No. 11 In The County Of E School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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