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
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Ross Montessori School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2013)
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 more 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 17:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
18%
32%
White
74%
56%
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 0.39
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.
11%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,076 students has grown by 75% over five years.
School District Name State Charter Institute School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
3
Number of Students Managed 10,076 594
State Charter  Institute School District Number of Students Managed (2006-2012)
District Total Revenue $48 MM $7 MM
State Charter  Institute School District Total Revenue (2006-2009)
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: 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 | 502 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • CarbondaleCarbondale Middle School
    180 Snowmass Dr
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5700
    0.5 mi | 327 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • CarbondaleBridges High School
    Alternative School
    455 South 3rd St
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5995
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | 80 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CarbondaleCarbondale Community Charter School
    Charter School
    1505 Satank Rd
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)963-9647
    Charter School

    1 mi | 135 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • CarbondaleRoaring Fork High School
    2270 Hwy 133
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5757
    1.1 mi | 290 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Garfield County, CO public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.46, which is higher than the Colorado average of 0.39. The most diverse school district in Garfield County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or national school diversity statistics.