Coal Ridge High School

Coal Ridge High School serves 548 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Coal Ridge High School operates within the Garfield No. Re-2 School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 548 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 548 students
Coal Ridge High School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Coal Ridge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Coal Ridge High School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Coal Ridge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
Coal Ridge High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Hispanic
40%
33%
Coal Ridge High School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
58%
55%
Coal Ridge High School White Students (2006-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Coal Ridge High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Coal Ridge High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.38
Coal Ridge High School Diversity Score (2006-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
30%
35%
Coal Ridge High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Coal Ridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,818 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,994 is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 37% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,712 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Garfield No. Re-2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 4,818 555
Garfield   No. Re-2 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 81% 83%
Garfield   No. Re-2 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $7 MM
Garfield   No. Re-2 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $53 MM $7 MM
Garfield   No. Re-2 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,994 $12,220
Garfield   No. Re-2 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,712 $11,937
Garfield   No. Re-2 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Rifle High School (9.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riverside School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cactus Valley Elementary School (2.8 miles away)
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  • SiltCactus Valley Elementary School
    2.8 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 413 students222 Grand Ave
    SiltCO 81652
    (970)665-7850
    2.8PK-4413
  • New Castle Elk Creek Elementary School
    3.9 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 284 students804 West Main St
    New CastleCO 81647
    (970)665-6900
    3.9PK-4284
  • New CastleKathryn Senor Elementary School
    4.7 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 320 students101 Alder Ave
    New CastleCO 81647
    (970)665-7700
    4.7PK-4320
  • New CastleRiverside School
    4.7 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 682 students215 Alder Ave
    New CastleCO 81647
    (970)665-7800
    4.75-8682
  • RifleHighland Elementary School
    8.4 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 414 students1500 East 7th St
    RifleCO 81650
    (970)665-6800
    8.4PK-4414

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