The Classical Academy Charter

  • The Classical Academy Charter serves 2,215 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (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 58% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The Classical Academy Charter placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) 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 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

The Classical Academy Charter places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • The Classical Academy Charter's student population of 2,215 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 123 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students2,215 students
This chart display total students of The Classical Academy Charter by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of The Classical Academy Charter
Total Classroom Teachers123 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of The Classical Academy Charter by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of The Classical Academy Charter by grade.

School Comparison

  • The Classical Academy Charter is ranked within the top 20% 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 stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Classical Academy Charter is 0.32, 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)#188 out of 1718 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of The Classical Academy Charter, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of The Classical Academy Charter 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)
58%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Classical Academy Charter 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
This chart display the student teacher ratio of The Classical Academy Charter and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in The Classical Academy Charter and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in The Classical Academy Charter and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Classical Academy Charter and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Classical Academy Charter and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
82%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Classical Academy Charter and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in The Classical Academy Charter and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Classical Academy Charter. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.320.60
This chart display the diversity score of The Classical Academy Charter and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Classical Academy Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Classical Academy Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAcademy School District No. 20 In The County Of El Paso An School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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