PROFICIENCY 45% 32% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
36%State Charter School Institute
28%Colorado Springs

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.


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

5< 50%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

5< 50%
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

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
Population density (sq mi)1,4595091
Median age30.836.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%56%55%
Speak English67%83%79%
Speak Spanish29%12%13%

Education level achieved in Colorado Springs

IndexColorado SpringsColoradoNational
Completed 8th grade76.3%87.9%84.3%
Completed high school75.0%87.1%83.0%
Completed some college51.4%69.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree30.2%47.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.6%38.7%30.3%
Completed masters7.3%14.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.6%1.3%
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.