Ricardo Flores Magon Academy is located in Westminster, CO and is one of 9 elementary schools in Charter School Institute School District. It is a charter school that serves 262 students in grades K-5.
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.
Ricardo Flores Magon Academy 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 Ricardo Flores Magon Academy's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Ricardo Flores Magon Academy had 89% 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.
The Charter School Institute spends $5,875 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 48% on instruction, 50% on support services, 2% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Charter School Institute District
In 2011, Ricardo Flores Magon Academy had 21 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Colorado average is 17 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For Colorado, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2011 Colorado Student Assessment Program (CSAP) Results for all subjects tested.more...