Elementary Middle School in Denver County, CO

Omar D Blair Charter School

4905 Cathay Street, Denver, CO 80249

Note: The School Review only assigns rankings to Elementary, Middle or High schools. This school does not fit clearly into one of those school classifications and is therefore unranked.

How Good is Omar D Blair Charter School?

Report Card

C Academic Results
D Learning Enviroment
C+ School Safety
C Overall Grade

Omar D Blair Charter School is located in Denver, Colorado. The school reports an enrollment of 804 students in grades K-8 and a student–teacher ratio of 19 students per teacher.

This school performs slightly below average when compared to other Colorado schools. Omar D Blair Charter School received an overall grade of C from The School Review. State and county rankings are unavailable for this school.

The School Review uses U.S. Department of Education school data for our grading. We take this information and compare dozens of data points to assign every school a grade for academics, safety and learning environment. An overall grade is then calculated based on a weighted combination of those scores. If you would like to know more about how our grading system works, please visit our methodology page.

Academics

Colorado standardized test scores, among other factors, are used to calculate the academic grade for a school. For academics, Omar D Blair Charter School performs slightly below average when compared to other elementary/middle schools in Colorado and earned the grade of C for this measure.

Source: CO Standardized Tests
Academics Grade C
Test Performance Fair
Algebra 1 Passed N/A

Learning Enviroment

We use factors including chronic absenteeism, teacher experience, teacher certifications and others to evaluate the learning environment of a school. Omar D Blair Charter School performs below average compared to other Colorado elementary/middle schools for learning environment. The school's grade for this metric is D.

Students : Teacher
19
CO Avg. 17
Uncertified Teachers
37%
CO Avg. 14%
New Teachers
34%
CO Avg. 21%
Learning Enviroment Grade D
Student–Teacher Ratio Fair
Student Absenteeism Good
Teacher Absenteeism N/A
Teacher Certifications Fair
Teacher Experience Poor

Safety

Inputs such as suspension rate and number of physical altercations at a school are used to determine our safety grade. For safety, Omar D Blair Charter School performs slightly below average when compared to other elementary/middle schools in Colorado and received the grade of C+ for this measure.

Safety Grade C+
In-School Suspensions Fair
Out-of-School Suspensions Good
Physical Altercations N/A

Demographics

Basic student body information from Omar D Blair Charter School is included below. The demographics of a school are not used as a factor when evaluating its performance.

Students w/ Disablities
8%
CO Avg. 7%
Free Lunch
50%
CO Avg. 31%
Econ. Disadvantaged
63%
CO Avg. 38%
% Race/Ethnicity
% Male/Female
Total Enrollment 804
Minority Students 729
Diversity Index 57
Students with Disablities 65
Economically Disadvantaged 63%
Limited English Proficiency 30%
Gifted Students 6%

Achievements

High Diversity - This award indicates that the student body at a school is among the most racially and ethnically diverse in the nation. Less than 10% of schools qualify for this badge. Read more about how this metric was calculated and why TheSchoolReview feels it is important to recognize those schools with highly diverse student populations.

Compare Nearby Schools

You can find the closest elementary/middle schools to Omar D Blair Charter School below. Use the table to compare The School Review’s grades for these nearby schools. If you would like a complete list of local schools, visit the Denver, Colorado schools page.

School Overall Grade Academic Results Learning Enviroment School Safety
1 Sandra Todd-Williams Academy N/A N/A A+ N/A
2 Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Early College C- C+ D B
3 Soar at Green Valley Ranch C C C B+
4 Strive Prep - Gvr C- C C D
5 Highline Academy Northeast C+ C+ C+ N/A

Omar D Blair Charter School - Quick FAQ

At the time we collected data, these were the answers to common questions about the school.

  • How many students are enrolled at Omar D Blair Charter School? 804
  • Is Omar D Blair Charter School a good school? The school received an overall grade of C, which means it is slightly below average when compared to similar schools within the state.
  • What school county is Omar D Blair Charter School in? The school is located in Denver County.
  • How can I contact Omar D Blair Charter School? The school's number is (303) 371-9570. You can visit their website at http://omardblaircharterschool.com.
  • Where is Omar D Blair Charter School? 4905 Cathay Street, Denver, Colorado 80249
Nearby Schools
Sandra Todd-Williams Academy
4909 Cathay Street Denver, CO 80249
Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Early College
19535 East 46th Avenue Denver, CO 80249
Soar at Green Valley Ranch
4800 Telluride Street #4 Denver, CO 80249
Strive Prep - Gvr
4800 Telluride St Denver, CO 80249
Highline Academy Northeast
19451 East Maxwell Place Denver, CO 80249