Westgate Charter

Westgate Charter serves 508 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Westgate Charter placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Westgate Charter places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Westgate Charter's student population of 508 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students508 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Westgate Charter is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Westgate Charter is 0.50, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#577 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
68%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.500.60
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdams 12 Five Star Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Westgate Charter is Pathways Future Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Stem Lab (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver Stem Lab Magnet School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 469 students
    0.1 miles
    11700 Irma Drive
    Denver, CO 80233
    (720) 972-4000
    0.1 K-8 469
  • Denver Hulstrom Options K-8 School Math: 84% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-8 | 677 students
    0.3 miles
    11551 Wyco Drive
    Denver, CO 80233
    (720) 972-5400
    0.3 K-8 677
  • Denver Malley Drive Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 539 students
    0.3 miles
    1300 East Malley Drive
    Denver, CO 80233
    (720) 972-5480
    0.3 PK-5 539
  • Denver Northglenn Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 789 students
    0.9 miles
    1123 Muriel Drive
    Denver, CO 80233
    (720) 972-5080
    0.9 6-8 789
  • Denver Stukey Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 410 students
    1.0 miles
    11080 Grant Drive
    Denver, CO 80233
    (720) 972-5420
    1 K-5 410

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