About This School
Magnet schools are public schools that offer a specialized curriculum or educational philosophy, often with a specific focus or theme. Magnet schools promote student diversity because they are open to students outside the normal school district boundaries and often attract high caliber students through competitive programs.
Challenge School made AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Colorado in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Challenge School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Challenge School had 18 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Colorado average is 17 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Challenge School's students and teachers. more
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Three Bears Learning Center 0.5 miles||n/a|
|Highline Community Elementary School 1 miles|
|Wood Adventist Christian School 1.2 miles||n/a|
|Village East Community Elementary School 1.4 miles|
|Ponderosa Elementary School 1.4 miles|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 535
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, Challenge School had 4% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Colorado had 40% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Cherry Creek School District NO. 5 in the County of Arapah District Spending
In 2011, Challenge School had 18 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Colorado average is 17 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Cherry Creek School District NO. 5 in the County of Arapah
About the CSAP
What is it?
The Colorado Student Assessment Program (CSAP) are annual tests used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students in grades 3 through 10 are assessed in reading, math, and writing. Students in grades 5, 8, and 10 are assessed in science.
How is it Scored?
Students are scored at four levels: unsatisfactory, partially proficient, proficient, and advanced. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.