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: 2017 (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
404
Classroom Teachers
23

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

5

(10 is best)

Better than 48.0% of CO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 29 40
Proficiency in Reading 24 40
Proficiency in Math 34 41

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 40
Proficiency in Reading 44 44
Proficiency in Math 34 35

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 25 40
Proficiency in Reading 34 46
Proficiency in Math 15 34

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 34 36
Proficiency in Reading 34 41
Proficiency in Math 34 32

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 37
Proficiency in Reading 54 44
Proficiency in Math 34 30

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 34 39
Proficiency in Reading 44 44
Proficiency in Math 24.5 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.57
AVG FOR DISTRICT 20.18
AVG FOR STATE 17.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 48 11.9%
Grade 1 47 11.6%
Grade 2 48 11.9%
Grade 3 48 11.9%
Grade 4 41 10.1%
Grade 5 47 11.6%
Grade 6 46 11.4%
Grade 7 44 10.9%
Grade 8 35 8.7%
Total 404 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 74.2% 68.4% 56.1%
Black 0.8% 0.6% 4.8%
Hispanic 23.0% 29.8% 34.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 0.9% 3.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.3% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.2% 27.6% 42.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.3% 19.1% 34.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.9% 8.5% 7.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 20,600 5,607,154
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 257.2 53
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.8% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.2% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.8% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.8% 25.8%
65 OR OLDER 11.4% 13.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,291 2,082,531
Single Parent Households With Children 5.6% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.6% 91.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.9% 39.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.8% 14.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.2% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 26.6% 13.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.8% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.2% 17.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.1% 12.1%
$15,000 or less 1.4% 9.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,861 $18,408,607 60.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $173 $655,151 2.1%
Staff $144 $545,328 1.8%
General Administration $175 $662,725 2.2%
School Administration $350 $1,325,450 4.3%
Operation $726 $2,749,362 9.0%
Transportation $270 $1,022,490 3.3%
Other $354 $1,340,598 4.4%
Total Support $2,191 $8,297,317 27.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,004 $3,802,148 12.5%
Total Expenditures $8,056 $30,508,072 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,324 $4,818,606,480 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $481 $435,667,225 4.4%
Staff $568 $513,947,266 5.2%
General Administration $147 $133,461,909 1.3%
School Administration $693 $627,542,191 6.3%
Operation $874 $790,860,453 7.9%
Transportation $275 $249,285,032 2.5%
Other $674 $610,308,440 6.1%
Total Support $3,714 $3,361,081,153 33.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,974 $1,786,663,650 17.9%
Total Expenditures $11,012 $9,966,359,165 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%