Eagle County Charter Academy

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Eagle County Charter Academy
1105 Miller Ranch Road
Wolcott[1], Colorado, Eagle County 81631
United States
Coordinates 39°38′29″N 106°34′08″W / 39.6413°N 106.5690°W / 39.6413; -106.5690Coordinates: 39°38′29″N 106°34′08″W / 39.6413°N 106.5690°W / 39.6413; -106.5690
Opened 1994
Principal Kim Walter [1]
Grades Kindergarten through 8th Grade
Color(s) Red and Black
Mascot Hawk
Nickname ECCA
Team name Hawks

Eagle County Charter Academy is a K-8 charter school located in Edwards, Colorado.[2] It opened in the 1994 school year with grades 5-7, adding 8th grade the next year, 1-4 by 2001 and Kindergarten in 2004.[3] It has been recognized as a John Irwin School of Excellence.[4] In 2004-2008 it received a grade of 'Excellent'[5] from the state, based upon the performance of its students in the Colorado Student Assessment Program.[6][7][8] There are 16-18 children in each class, creating grades of 32-36 kids.


  1. ^ a b Colorado Department of Education. "School Districts/Buildings and Personnel" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2010-12-25. Retrieved 2011-02-14. 
  2. ^ Colorado Department of Education. "Colorado Charter Schools" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-02-14. 
  3. ^ ECCA. "Eagle County Charter Academy: About ECCA". Retrieved 2010-11-11. 
  4. ^ Walker, Jenny (1997-04-12). "Excellent schools honored". Retrieved 2011-02-14. 
  5. ^ "Report Card" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-02-14. 
  6. ^ Miller, Scott (2005-12-06). "Schools receive their report cards". Retrieved 2011-02-14. 
  7. ^ Lynn, Steve (2007-12-05). "Report: County schools better than statewide". Retrieved 2011-02-14. 
  8. ^ Terell, Matt (2008-07-29). "Eagle County schools hit and miss with test scores". Retrieved 2011-02-14.