Salida Montessori Charter School

Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Salida Montessori Charter School serves 89 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Salida Montessori Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (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 50-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Salida Montessori Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Salida Montessori Charter School's student population of 89 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 37% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students89 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Rankings

Salida Montessori Charter School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Salida Montessori Charter School is 0.13, 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
#853 out of 1783 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
1%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
93%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState Charter School Institute School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Salida Montessori Charter School is Horizons Exploratory Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Crest Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salida Crest Academy Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 5-8 | 28 students
    0.2 miles
    220 12th Street
    Salida, CO 81201
    (719) 530-0681
    0.2 5-8 28
  • Salida Longfellow Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 435 students
    0.2 miles
    425 West 7th Street
    Salida, CO 81201
    (719) 530-5260
    0.2 K-4 435
  • Salida Horizons Exploratory Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 29 students
    0.4 miles
    349 E 9th Street
    Salida, CO 81201
    (719) 530-5252
    0.4 9-12 29
  • Salida Salida High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 360 students
    0.4 miles
    26 Jones Avenue
    Salida, CO 81201
    (719) 530-5400
    0.4 9-12 360
  • Salida Salida Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 59 students
    0.6 miles
    516 Teller Ave
    Salida, CO 81201
    (719) 530-5237
    0.6 PK 59

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