Knowledge Quest Academy School

Serves grades KG - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
705 South School House Drive
Milliken, CO 80543
Phone
(970) 587-5742
District
WELD COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE-5J
County
WELD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
408
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

5

(10 is best)

Better than 41.4% of CO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Knowledge Quest Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 24 40
Proficiency in Reading 24 41
Proficiency in Math 24 39

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 39
Proficiency in Reading 44 45
Proficiency in Math 34 34

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 29 41
Proficiency in Reading 34 47
Proficiency in Math 24 36

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 25 37
Proficiency in Reading 34 44
Proficiency in Math 15 30

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 29 38
Proficiency in Reading 34 46
Proficiency in Math 24 30

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 41
Proficiency in Reading 44 45
Proficiency in Math 44.5 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.76
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.76
AVG FOR STATE 17.16
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 44 10.8%
Grade 1 45 11.0%
Grade 2 46 11.3%
Grade 3 47 11.5%
Grade 4 46 11.3%
Grade 5 50 12.3%
Grade 6 41 10.0%
Grade 7 47 11.5%
Grade 8 42 10.3%
Total 408 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 72.7% 69.1% 55.9%
Black 1.0% 0.5% 4.8%
Hispanic 25.0% 29.2% 35.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 0.8% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.1% 32.7% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.4% 20.3% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.7% 12.4% 7.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 21,294 5,695,564
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 265.8 54
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.3% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.9% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.8% 35.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.2% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 11.8% 13.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,510 2,113,387
Single Parent Households With Children 4.8% 9.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.5% 91.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.7% 40.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.2% 15.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 22.8% 16.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 22.8% 13.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.3% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.5% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.7% 11.3%
$15,000 or less 1.6% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,065 $19,398,950 63.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $232 $888,560 2.9%
Staff $103 $394,490 1.3%
General Administration $125 $478,750 1.6%
School Administration $369 $1,413,270 4.6%
Operation $752 $2,880,160 9.4%
Transportation $267 $1,022,610 3.3%
Other $361 $1,382,630 4.5%
Total Support $2,209 $8,460,470 27.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $751 $2,876,330 9.4%
Total Expenditures $8,025 $30,735,750 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,409 $4,930,895,654 46.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $533 $485,852,701 4.6%
Staff $551 $502,601,058 4.8%
General Administration $155 $141,120,502 1.3%
School Administration $743 $677,694,667 6.4%
Operation $892 $813,142,085 7.7%
Transportation $290 $264,731,549 2.5%
Other $680 $619,407,629 5.9%
Total Support $3,845 $3,504,450,990 33.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,331 $2,124,353,799 20.1%
Total Expenditures $11,584 $10,559,485,383 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%