1345 Macon Street
Aurora, CO 80010
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Vega Collegiate Academy serves 96 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Vega Collegiate Academy 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 25-29% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
96 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Vega Collegiate Academy 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 Vega Collegiate Academy is 0.61, which is more 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 1985-1986 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1310 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Vega Collegiate Academy, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Vega Collegiate Academy 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vega Collegiate Academy 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
17:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
17%
3%
Hispanic
58%
34%
Black
14%
5%
White
8%
53%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Vega Collegiate Academy.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.61
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
34%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 96 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61

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