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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • 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
410
Classroom Teachers
21

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

5

(10 is best)

Better than 45.4% 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 26 41
Proficiency in Reading 21 41
Proficiency in Math 30 41

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 39
Proficiency in Reading 41 45
Proficiency in Math 36 34

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 24 40
Proficiency in Reading 31 46
Proficiency in Math 16 34

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 33 36
Proficiency in Reading 34 41
Proficiency in Math 31 31

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 35
Proficiency in Reading 55 44
Proficiency in Math 34 26

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 35 32
Proficiency in Reading 41 44
Proficiency in Math 29.0 21

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 20.00
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.66
AVG FOR STATE 17.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 47 11.5%
Grade 1 48 11.7%
Grade 2 49 12.0%
Grade 3 44 10.7%
Grade 4 48 11.7%
Grade 5 47 11.5%
Grade 6 47 11.5%
Grade 7 40 9.8%
Grade 8 40 9.8%
Total 410 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 73.9% 68.3% 56.4%
Black 0.5% 0.5% 4.8%
Hispanic 22.1% 30.0% 34.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.8% 0.9% 3.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.3% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.2% 28.2% 41.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.7% 20.1% 34.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.5% 8.0% 7.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 20,423 5,607,154
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 254.9 53
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.5% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.3% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.6% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.7% 25.8%
65 OR OLDER 10.9% 13.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,959 2,082,531
Single Parent Households With Children 6.0% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.4% 91.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.5% 39.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.8% 14.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.0% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 27.1% 13.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.9% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.5% 17.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.9% 12.1%
$15,000 or less 1.9% 9.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,748 $16,845,904 62.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $148 $525,104 2.0%
Staff $101 $358,348 1.3%
General Administration $146 $518,008 1.9%
School Administration $328 $1,163,744 4.4%
Operation $699 $2,480,052 9.3%
Transportation $256 $908,288 3.4%
Other $362 $1,284,376 4.8%
Total Support $2,042 $7,245,016 27.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $758 $2,689,384 10.0%
Total Expenditures $7,548 $26,780,304 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,991 $4,487,133,061 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $410 $369,029,466 4.0%
Staff $499 $448,909,713 4.8%
General Administration $134 $120,592,409 1.3%
School Administration $616 $553,747,594 5.9%
Operation $805 $723,922,466 7.8%
Transportation $265 $238,689,690 2.6%
Other $613 $551,229,951 5.9%
Total Support $3,343 $3,006,072,053 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,026 $1,821,385,690 19.6%
Total Expenditures $10,360 $9,314,617,799 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%