PROFICIENCY 45% 32% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
36%State Charter School Institute
31%Colorado Springs
34%Colorado

James Irwin Charter Academy is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "State Charter School Institute" in Colorado Springs, CO. There are a total of 290 students and 14 teachers at James Irwin Charter Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 104 free lunch students and 45 reduced lunch students.

James Irwin Charter Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 44.5%, which is 32% higher than the Colorado average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students290
Teachers14.21
Student/Teacher ratio21:1
Free lunch104
Reduced lunch45

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At James Irwin Charter Academy, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All40-44%
350-59%
421-39%
5< 50%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All45-49%
360-69%
421-39%
5< 50%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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James Irwin Charter Academy race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictColoradoNational
Caucasian 50.2% 42.0% 54.9% 51.1%
African American 12.2% 5.3% 4.7% 15.9%
Asian 1.0% 2.9% 3.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 23.9% 45.9% 32.6% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.7% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 2.0% 0.3% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 10.7% 2.9% 3.5% 3.1%

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Colorado Springs demographics profile

StatisticColorado SpringsColoradoNational
Population60,6305,359,295318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,5435091
Median age34.736.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%56%55%
Speak English92%83%79%
Speak Spanish6%12%13%

Education level achieved in Colorado Springs

IndexColorado SpringsColoradoNational
Completed 8th grade86.4%87.9%84.3%
Completed high school85.4%87.1%83.0%
Completed some college64.3%69.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree39.6%47.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors30.9%38.7%30.3%
Completed masters9.9%14.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.3%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The James Irwin Charter Academy data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.