6525 18th Street
Greeley, CO 80634
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
University Schools serves 1,780 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
University Schools placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 42% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

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University Schools ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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School Overview

University Schools's student population of 1,780 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 100 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
1,780 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
100 teachers
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School Rankings

University Schools is ranked within the bottom 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 University Schools is 0.51, 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
#1086 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in University Schools and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
33%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in University Schools 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 University Schools and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
62%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.51
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in University Schools 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
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in University Schools 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.
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-12
  • Students: 1,780 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Top 50%)

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