Ross Montessori School

Tel: (970)963-7199
Grades: KG-8

217 students

Ross Montessori School serves 217 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Ross Montessori School operates within the State Charter Institute School District.

Overview

The student population of 217 students has grown by 5% 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 217 students
Ross Montessori School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Ross Montessori School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Ross Montessori School Students 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 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.76. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Ross Montessori School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Ross Montessori School American Indian (2007-2012)
Asian
1%
3%
Ross Montessori School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
18%
32%
Ross Montessori School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Ross Montessori School Black (2007-2010)
White
74%
56%
Ross Montessori School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ross Montessori School Sch Ethnicity Ross Montessori School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.42 0.76
Ross Montessori School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
11%
34%
Ross Montessori School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Ross Montessori School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,969 students has grown by 74% over five years.
School District Name State Charter Institute School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
3
Number of Students Managed 9,969 594
State Charter  Institute School District Number of Students Managed (2006-2012)
District Total Revenue $48 MM $7 MM
District Spending $50 MM $7 MM
State Charter  Institute School District Spending (2006-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,425 $11,613
State Charter  Institute School District Revenue / Student (2006-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,743 $12,022
State Charter  Institute School District Spending / Student (2006-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Carbondale Crystal River Elementary School
    160 Snowmass Dr
    Carbondale , CO , 81623
    (970)384-5620
    0.5  mi  |  502  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Carbondale Carbondale Middle School
    180 Snowmass Dr
    Carbondale , CO , 81623
    (970)384-5700
    0.5  mi  |  327  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Carbondale Bridges High School
    Alternative School
    455 South 3rd St
    Carbondale , CO , 81623
    (970)384-5995
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  80  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Carbondale Carbondale Community Charter School
    Charter School
    1505 Satank Rd
    Carbondale , CO , 81623
    (970)963-9647
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  135  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Carbondale Roaring Fork High School
    2270 Hwy 133
    Carbondale , CO , 81623
    (970)384-5757
    1.1  mi  |  290  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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