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Poudre Community Academy is a public, alternative school located in Fort Collins, CO. It has 94 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 12 to 1. According to state test scores, 10% of students are at least proficient in math and 10% in reading.
Address
2540 Laporte Avenue
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Telephone
(970) 490-3295

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
10%
Percent Proficient - Math
10%
Average Graduation Rate
45%
Average SAT
Average ACT
AP Enrollment
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Living in the Area
A+
Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Cost of Living
    C-
  2. Good for Families
    A
  3. Housing
    B-
Area Feel
Suburban
Median Household Income
$57,831
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$1,120
National
$949
Median Home Value
$285,400
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
C-
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
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Students

Diversity
A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
94
Free or Reduced Lunch
63%
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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$54,311
Teachers in First/Second Year
5.6%
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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B-
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$9,996/ year
National
$12,239
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Every Wednesday, everyone in the entire school volunteers to help our community in some way. Some students go to the soup kitchen, some go to the food bank, some clean local river beds, etc.
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Poudre Community Academy is an alternative learning school that embraces the struggles of the students and turns them into strengths.
The teachers use non-traditional teaching styles.