Coal Ridge High School

Coal Ridge High School serves 513 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Coal Ridge High School operates within the Garfield No. Re-2 School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 513 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 513 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students 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 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Hispanic
40%
32%
White
58%
56%
Two or more races
2%
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.
0.51 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.
25%
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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,037 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,411 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,978 is higher than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has grown by 56% over four years.
School District Name Garfield No. Re-2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 5,037 561
Graduation Rate 70% 78%
District Total Revenue $51 MM $7 MM
District Spending $82 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,411 $11,613
District Spending / Student $16,978 $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 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SiltCactus Valley Elementary School
    222 Grand Ave
    SiltCO 81652
    (970)625-7850
    2.8 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 396 students                      
  • New Castle Elk Creek Elementary School
    804 West Main St
    New CastleCO 81647
    (970)665-6900
    3.9 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 277 students                      
  • New CastleRiverside School
    215 Alder Ave
    New CastleCO 81647
    (970)625-7800
    4.7 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 715 students                      
  • New CastleKathryn Senor Elementary School
    101 Alder Ave
    New CastleCO 81647
    (970)625-7700
    4.7 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 335 students                      
  • RifleHighland Elementary School
    1500 East 7th St
    RifleCO 81650
    (970)625-6800
    8.4 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 394 students                      

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