The Excel Charter School (Closed 2008)

215 East 12th Street
The Excel Charter School served 111 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students111 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
6%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in The Excel Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Excel Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
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White
85%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Excel Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Excel Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDurango School District No. 9-R School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to The Excel Charter School is District 9-r Shared School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Durango District 9-r Shared School
    Grades: K-12 | 155 students
    0.0 miles
    201 East 12th Street
    Durango, CO 81301
    (970) 247-5411
    0 K-12 155
  • Durango Durango Big Picture High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 88 students
    0.0 miles
    215 East 12th Street
    Durango, CO 81301
    (970) 259-0203
    0 9-12 88
  • Durango The Juniper School Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 118 students
    0.0 miles
    201 East 12th Street
    Durango, CO 81302
    (970) 403-4262
    0 K-5 118
  • Durango Southwest Colorado E-school Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 61 students
    0.0 miles
    201 East 12th Street
    Durango, CO 81301
    (970) 403-0946
    0 6-12 61
  • Durango Mountain Middle School Charter School
    Math: 37% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 4-8 | 254 students
    0.3 miles
    108 West 31st Street
    Durango, CO 81301
    (970) 828-5600
    0.3 4-8 254
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