Windsor Charter Academy Elementary School

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680 Academy Court
Windsor, CO 80550
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Windsor Charter Academy Elementary School serves 652 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Windsor Charter Academy Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Windsor Charter Academy Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Windsor Charter Academy Elementary School's student population of 652 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students652 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Windsor Charter Academy Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Windsor Charter Academy Elementary School is 0.27, 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
#177 out of 1768 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
85%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWeld County Reorganized School District No. Re-4 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Windsor Charter Academy Elementary School is Windsor Charter Academy Middle And Early College High School (0.4 miles away)
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