Salida Del Sol Academy

  • Salida Del Sol Academy serves 744 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 8% (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 15% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Salida Del Sol 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 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Salida Del Sol Academy's student population of 744 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students744 students
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Salida Del Sol Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Salida Del Sol 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 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Salida Del Sol Academy is 0.06, 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#1659 out of 1718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Salida Del Sol Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Salida Del Sol 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
Hispanic
97%
34%
White
3%
53%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Salida Del Sol Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.060.60
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
35%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreeleyschool District No. 6 In The County Of Weld And Sta School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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