Ross Montessori School

Ross Montessori School serves 237 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% 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 237 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 237 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 16:1
Hispanic
19%
32%
White
77%
56%
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.37 0.39
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.
16%
34%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,037 students has grown by 92% over five years.
School District Name State Charter Institute School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
3
Number of Students Managed 11,037 561
District Total Revenue $48 MM $7 MM
District Spending $50 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,425 $11,613
District Spending / Student $8,743 $12,022
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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
  • CarbondaleCrystal River Elementary School
    160 Snowmass Dr
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5620
    0.5 mi | 530 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • CarbondaleCarbondale Middle School
    180 Snowmass Dr
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5700
    0.5 mi | 331 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • CarbondaleBridges High School
    Alternative School
    455 South 3rd St
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5995
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | 71 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CarbondaleCarbondale Community Charter School
    Charter School
    1505 Satank Rd
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)963-9647
    Charter School

    1 mi | 134 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • CarbondaleRoaring Fork High School
    2270 Hwy 133
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5757
    1.1 mi | 310 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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