Omar D Blair Charter School

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4905 Cathay St

Denver, CO 80249

(303) 371-9570

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 800

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

23 Parent Reviews for Omar D Blair Charter School

We have been at this school for 5 years and it has really gone down hill. It is more like an alternative school these days. It seems like the main focus is TESTING and the amount of homework is ridiculous quantity does not equal quality. I think the principle is pushing the school in the wrong direction. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/26/13

My kids have been at this school for a long time and I have gotten to know and like many of the teachers. The teachers work hard to help their students excel.

Posted by a parent on 09/27/13

This school is terrible. I enrolled when I was in fourth grade and now I'm in eighth, and let me tell you, good riddance. They punish people too harshly. It's not even funny when they use the phrase "when one goes down so does everyone else." And now they're talkin about "restorative justice" ugh The ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/13/13

This school is amazing, my daughter has been there since kindergarten and I love it she has grown and knows so much as education is the priority here!

Posted by a parent on 08/13/13

Awesome School, faculty and staff who are all focused on providing the best education experience possible for all who attend. I love the diversity of the school and the staff. I amvery active in the school and tey to support any endevour that they pursue.

Posted by a parent on 11/30/10

Hi people! =D Did you miss me? Did you? XD Lol, I can't believe I'm on my way to high school this fall! ^^ I owe it all to my awesome teachers! I thought it was wonderful that we decided to teach 8th grade algebra this year. Omg, I hope I passed the test. So not looking forward to taking it again. XD

Posted by a other on 08/02/10

I am a parent and an active particapant in my son's education. The teachers and staff are all very focused on helping students build on improve on how they learn. They actively invite parents into the classroom to observe and participate in their children's education.

Posted by a parent on 05/17/10

Great discipline and structure!

Posted by a parent on 11/04/09

I teach at this school and it is the best school I have ever been a part of. They really care care!

Posted by a teacher on 10/13/09

Omar D. Blair is very student centered, combined with a great group of kids and a hard working staff it is a great place to work.

Posted by a parent on 10/13/09

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Test scores for Omar D Blair Charter School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Omar D Blair Charter School
Denver Public Schools No. 1
* In 2011-2012 Colorado used the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The TCAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Denver schools — Omar D Blair Charter School is located at 4905 Cathay St, Denver CO 80249. 4905 Cathay St is in the 80249 ZIP code in Denver, CO The school district for Omar D Blair Charter School is the Denver Public Schools No. 1. Omar D Blair Charter School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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