Challenger School

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There's always something exciting happening at Challenger School. Whether we're preparing for a special program, welcoming interesting guests, or celebrating our students' achievements, we're eager to keep you abreast of the latest news.





Referral Tuition Discount

For 2017–18, Challenger is offering a 15% referral tuition discount program in CA and TX. This can be a great way for current customers and their friends to save on tuition, since both referral and referrer get the 15% discount. See 17–18 program flyer for details.



2016 Standardized Test Results

On the 2016 Iowa Assessments, Challenger's average kindergartner outscored 98 of 100 test takers at her grade level. Our average eighth grader also outscored 98 of 100.

The percentile ranking pinpoints a student's performance among same-grade U.S. peers. The ranking indicates the percentage of test takers a student outperforms. Ninety-nine is the highest possible ranking.



Here are some Challenger ranking highlights:

  • 48% of Challenger kindergartners achieved a rank of 99.
  • 56% of Challenger eighth graders achieved a rank of 99.
  • 75% of Challenger students achieved a rank of 90 or higher.
  • 85% of Challenger middle school students ranked at or above the 90th percentile.
  • Between fifth and sixth grades, the average Challenger student reaches the performance level expected of a college freshman on the assessment.


The Iowa Assessments gauge academic performance in reading, language, and mathematics. The results demonstrate that Challenger preschoolers enter kindergarten with advanced skills and knowledge and that students who attend Challenger through middle school achieve and maintain an extraordinary academic advantage.




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