Summit Middle Charter School

  • Summit Middle Charter School serves 357 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (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 87% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Summit Middle Charter School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) 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 36% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

Summit Middle Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Summit Middle Charter School's student population of 357 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Summit Middle Charter School is ranked within the top 1% 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 decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Summit Middle Charter School is 0.54, 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 School Rank (16-17)#8 out of 1718 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
19%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
64%
53%
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Two or more races
11%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoulder Valley School District No. Re2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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