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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2016 (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
651
Classroom Teachers
37

* 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 84 41
Proficiency in Reading 83 41
Proficiency in Math 85 41

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 84 39
Proficiency in Reading 93 45
Proficiency in Math 75 34

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 81 40
Proficiency in Reading 90 46
Proficiency in Math 72 34

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 36
Proficiency in Reading 93 41
Proficiency in Math 87 31

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 35
Proficiency in Reading 96 44
Proficiency in Math 83 26

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 91 32
Proficiency in Reading 97 44
Proficiency in Math 85.3 21

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.48
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.83
AVG FOR STATE 17.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 73 11.2%
Grade 1 72 11.1%
Grade 2 72 11.1%
Grade 3 72 11.1%
Grade 4 73 11.2%
Grade 5 72 11.1%
Grade 6 72 11.1%
Grade 7 73 11.2%
Grade 8 72 11.1%
Total 651 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.4% 79.2% 56.4%
Black 0.2% 1.3% 4.8%
Hispanic 7.5% 14.4% 34.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.8% 4.7% 3.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0% 12.0% 41.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 9.0% 34.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 3.1% 7.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 316,807 5,540,545
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 364.8 53
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.3% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.2% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.3% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 9.9% 12.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number of households 114,928 2,051,616
Single parent households with children 7.2% 9.5%
Adults with at least a high school diploma 97.9% 91.0%
Adults with at least a bachelor's degree 57.4% 38.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 29.1% 12.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 24.6% 15.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.2% 13.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.9% 18.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.2% 17.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.5% 13.0%
$15,000 or less 3.4% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,742 $314,062,660 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $310 $20,531,300 3.3%
Staff $355 $23,511,650 3.8%
General Administration $51 $3,377,730 0.5%
School Administration $589 $39,009,470 6.3%
Operation $637 $42,188,510 6.8%
Transportation $315 $20,862,450 3.4%
Other $777 $51,460,710 8.3%
Total Support $3,034 $200,941,820 32.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,595 $105,636,850 17.0%
Total Expenditures $9,371 $620,641,330 100.0%
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%