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University Schools

6525 18TH St
Greeley, CO 80634
(970) 330-2221

About This School

University Schools is located in Greeley, CO and is one of 28 schools in Greeleyschool District No. 6 In The County Of Weld And Sta. It is a charter school that serves 1193 students in grades K-12.

Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system. See University Schools's test results to learn more about school performance.

In 2011, University Schools had 20 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Colorado average is 17 students per full-time equivalent teacher.

Student Ethnicity (2011)

Students (2011)

1,193

Students Per Teacher (2011)

Female/Male (2011)

50% 50%

Subsidized Lunch (2011)

22.1%
eligible

District Spending (2010)

$7,579
per student
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All Grades English Language Assessment Performance

Colorado English Language Assessment (CELA) Proficiency Results
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University Schools Reviews

By a Parent on

My son attended this school from K-5th grade.  This school was an absolute failure for my son.  He has learning challenges that were not addressed.  We were constantly meeting with teachers and District 6 special education staff, to no avail.  Any suggestions we made, to help with his reading were ignored.  Apparently parents don't know what's best for their kids!  When we pulled him in 5th grade he was reading at a 1st grade level.  We paid for independent testing to see where he was academically and what his needs were. We knew he was behind, but the school was telling us he was further along then he actually was.  

Don't send your kids to this school if they have any kind of learning issues.  The schools philosophy is "self-directed learning".  In other words, they learn by themselves and get little help when needed.  We now homeschool and my son is reading at grade level.  

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