278 South Mcculloch Boulevard
Pueblo, CO 81007
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Swallows Charter Academy serves 432 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Swallows Charter Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (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 51% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Swallows Charter Academy's student population of 432 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Swallows Charter Academy 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 Swallows Charter Academy is 0.46, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#760 out of 1783 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
69%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 432 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46 (Top 50%)

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