James Irwin Charter High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#467
College Readiness Index
48.2
Math Proficiency
2.5
Reading Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 422 Students
  • 24 Teachers

James Irwin Charter High School
5525 ASTROZON BLVD
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80916

Phone: (719) 576-8055

District: Harrison School District 2

Overview

James Irwin Charter High School is ranked 13th within Colorado. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at James Irwin Charter High School is 66 percent. The student body makeup is 40 percent male and 60 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 46 percent. James Irwin Charter High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the Harrison School District 2.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#467
State Rank
#13
Charter Rank
#81

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 422
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 46%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 33%
Full-Time Teachers 24

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 86%
Proficient in Math 51%
College Readiness Index 48.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School Yes
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 4
Total Students 2,184
Proficient in Reading (district average) 68%
Proficient in Math (district average) 28%
College Readiness (district average) 23.1

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Nearby Schools

James Irwin Charter High School is 1 of 4 schools in the Harrison School District 2.

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