Frontier Charter Academy



Frontier Charter Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Frontier Charter Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 13
1 11
2 9
3 7
4 5
5 6
6 7
7 3
8 5
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Frontier Charter Academy is a public elementary school located in Calhan, CO in the State Charter School Institute School District. It enrolls 66 students in grades 1st through 12th. Frontier Charter Academy is the 1,061st largest public school in Colorado and the 54,279th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 66
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 4.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 54,279th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 1,061st out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 238th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 1,060th out of 1,097

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Frontier Charter Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 35
(53%)
5,759
(49%)
 Female 31
(47%)
6,071
(51%)

Frontier Charter Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 59
(89%)
5,832
(49%)
 Hispanic 5
(8%)
4,700
(40%)
 Black 2
(3%)
452
(4%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
387
(3%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
375
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
27
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
57
(0%)

Frontier Charter Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 39
(59%)
3,770
(32%)
 Not Eligible 24
(36%)
6,855
(58%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(5%)
1,205
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Frontier Charter Academy is ranked 926th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Frontier Charter Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.6%) is higher than the state average of 44.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Frontier Charter Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2011 69
2012 62
2013 58
2014 59
2015 66

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2011 8.6
2012 7.7
2013 16
2014 8.5
2015 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2011 0.43478260869565
2012 0.48387096774194
2013 0.74137931034483
2014 0.54237288135593
2015 0.63636363636364

Compare Frontier Charter Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 63.6%
 

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Public KG - 08 66 14.3:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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