West Ridge Academy

  • West Ridge Academy serves 258 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • West Ridge Academy's student population of 258 students has grown by 37% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students258 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Ridge Academy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Ridge Academy 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#223 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West Ridge Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West Ridge Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
65%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Ridge Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Ridge Academy.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 West Ridge Academy and the public school average diversity score 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 West Ridge Academy 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
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Ridge Academy 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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