Achieve Academy



Achieve Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Achieve Academy Students by Grade
PK 62
K 46
1 49
2 47
3 55
4 53
5 51
6 48
7 56
8 53
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Achieve Academy is a public elementary school located in Thornton, CO in the Mapleton School District No. 1 in the County of Adams & St. It enrolls 520 students in grades 1st through 12th. Achieve Academy is the 329th largest public school in Colorado and the 20,079th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 520
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,079th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 329th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 431st out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 231st out of 1,097

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Achieve Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 268
(52%)
3,615
(49%)
 Female 252
(48%)
3,717
(51%)

Achieve Academy Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Hispanic 400
(77%)
4,330
(59%)
 White 89
(17%)
2,431
(33%)
 Asian 20
(4%)
142
(2%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
233
(3%)
 Black 2
(0%)
134
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
47
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
15
(0%)

Achieve Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 313
(60%)
3,549
(48%)
 Not Eligible 169
(33%)
2,881
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(7%)
902
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Achieve Academy is ranked 163rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Achieve Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.5%) 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.

Achieve Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 395
2007 385
2008 405
2009 442
2010 454
2011 445
2012 516
2013 520
2014 551
2015 520

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 21.4
2007 19.2
2008 20.2
2009 19.2
2010 17.8
2011 16.5
2012 15.7
2013 16.1
2014 17.8
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006 0.58227848101266
2007 0.74285714285714
2008 0.73333333333333
2009 0.78506787330317
2010 0.83259911894273
2011 0.8247191011236
2012 0.80232558139535
2013 0.79038461538462
2014 0.58257713248639
2015 0.675

Compare Achieve Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 67.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Achieve Academy
Thornton, CO
Public PK - 08 520 16:1  
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Public 06 - 08 925 17.1:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 12 734 16.1:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 399 16.7:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 08 473 16.8:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 08 488 17.1:1 1 miles
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