University Schools

  • University Schools serves 1,787 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 36% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) 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 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • University Schools's student population of 1,787 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,787 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of University Schools
Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of University Schools by grade.

School Comparison

  • University Schools's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of University Schools is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#814 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of University Schools 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)
36%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of University Schools 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 University Schools and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in University Schools and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
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
63%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in University Schools and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in University Schools and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in University Schools.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.500.40
This chart display the diversity score of University Schools and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
78%
This chart display graduation rate of University Schools and public school graduation rate of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
35%
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 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreeley No. 6 in the county of Weld and Sta School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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