Stem School

  • Stem School serves 1,598 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 71% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Stem School's student population of 1,598 students has grown by 114% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 83 teachers has grown by 196% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,598 students
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Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#81 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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Asian
16%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
68%
53%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Stem School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.500.40
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Graduation Rate90-94%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Stem School 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 NameDouglas County No. Re 1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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