Parker Core Knowledge Charter 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
1161 North Pine Drive
Parker, CO 80138
Phone
(303) 840-7070
District
DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE 1
County
DOUGLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
700
Classroom Teachers
45

* Parker Core Knowledge Charter School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Colorado

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.6% of CO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Parker Core Knowledge Charter School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 40
Proficiency in Reading 82 41
Proficiency in Math 87 39

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 82 39
Proficiency in Reading 87 45
Proficiency in Math 77 34

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 82 41
Proficiency in Reading 87 47
Proficiency in Math 77 36

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 80 37
Proficiency in Reading 87 44
Proficiency in Math 72 30

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 38
Proficiency in Reading 97 46
Proficiency in Math 82 30

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 92 41
Proficiency in Reading 92 45
Proficiency in Math 92.0 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.56
AVG FOR DISTRICT 18.69
AVG FOR STATE 17.16
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 77 11.0%
Grade 1 78 11.1%
Grade 2 77 11.0%
Grade 3 78 11.1%
Grade 4 78 11.1%
Grade 5 78 11.1%
Grade 6 78 11.1%
Grade 7 78 11.1%
Grade 8 78 11.1%
Total 700 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 76.6% 77.1% 55.9%
Black 0.1% 1.4% 4.8%
Hispanic 9.1% 15.3% 35.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 14.2% 5.5% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.6% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.4% 11.9% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.4% 8.7% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 3.2% 7.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 331,677 5,758,736
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 381.9 55
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.5% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.9% 35.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.6% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 10.9% 13.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 118,466 2,136,827
Single Parent Households With Children 7.0% 9.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.0% 91.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 57.9% 40.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 34.0% 15.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 24.5% 16.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.2% 13.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.6% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.0% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.7% 11.3%
$15,000 or less 2.9% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,081 $342,815,070 51.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $404 $27,257,880 4.1%
Staff $428 $28,877,160 4.3%
General Administration $56 $3,778,320 0.6%
School Administration $718 $48,443,460 7.3%
Operation $731 $49,320,570 7.4%
Transportation $323 $21,792,810 3.3%
Other $709 $47,836,230 7.2%
Total Support $3,369 $227,306,430 34.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,434 $96,751,980 14.5%
Total Expenditures $9,884 $666,873,480 100.0%
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%