Ross Montessori School

407 Merrill Ave

Carbondale, CO 81623-1643

Tel: (970)963-7199
Grades KG-8
233 students
Ross Montessori School serves 233 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Ross Montessori School operates within the State Charter Institute School District.

School Overview

The student population of 233 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 233 students
Ross Montessori School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Ross Montessori School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Ross Montessori School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Ross Montessori School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is equal to 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 17:1 18:1
Ross Montessori School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Hispanic
22%
33%
Ross Montessori School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
76%
55%
Ross Montessori School White Students (2006-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Ross Montessori School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.38 0.38
Ross Montessori 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.
12%
35%
Ross Montessori 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.
11%
7%
Ross Montessori School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

State Charter Institute School District's student population of 10,475 students has grown by 31% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,613 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,891 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name State Charter Institute School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
3
Number of Students Managed 10,475 555
State Charter  Institute School District Students Managed (2006-2014)
District Total Revenue $57 MM $7 MM
State Charter  Institute School District District Total Revenue (2006-2014)
District Spending $59 MM $7 MM
State Charter  Institute School District District Spending (2006-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,613 $12,220
State Charter  Institute School District District Revenue / Student (2006-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,891 $11,937
State Charter  Institute School District District Spending / Student (2006-2014)
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 Bridges High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carbondale Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crystal River Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • CarbondaleBridges High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 84 students
    0.5 miles
    455 South 3rd St
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5995
    0.59-1284
  • CarbondaleCarbondale Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 350 students
    0.5 miles
    180 Snowmass Dr
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5700
    0.55-8350
  • CarbondaleCrystal River Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 519 students
    0.5 miles
    160 Snowmass Dr
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5620
    0.5PK-4519
  • CarbondaleCarbondale Community Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 134 students
    1 miles
    1505 Satank Rd
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)963-9647
    1KG-8134
  • CarbondaleRoaring Fork High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 335 students
    1.1 miles
    2270 Hwy 133
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5757
    1.19-12335

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