Coal Ridge High School

Coal Ridge High School serves 494 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more 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 494 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 494 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Students by Grade Coal Ridge High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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
Coal Ridge High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2013)
Hispanic
41%
32%
White
55%
56%
All Ethnic Groups Coal Ridge High School Sch Ethnicity Coal Ridge High 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.
0.53 0.39
Coal Ridge High School Diversity Score (2006-2013)
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.
27%
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.
9%
7%
Coal Ridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,025 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Garfield No. Re-2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 5,025 594
Garfield   No. Re-2 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 70% 78%
Garfield   No. Re-2 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $7 MM
Garfield   No. Re-2 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $82 MM $7 MM
Garfield   No. Re-2 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,411 $11,613
Garfield   No. Re-2 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,978 $12,022
Garfield   No. Re-2 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 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 Students Grades
  • SiltCactus Valley Elementary School
    222 Grand Ave
    SiltCO 81652
    (970)625-7850
    2.8 mi | 409 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • New CastleHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Elk Creek Elementary School
    804 West Main St
    New CastleCO 81647
    (970)665-6900
    3.9 mi | 275 students | Gr.                       
  • New CastleRiverside School
    215 Alder Ave
    New CastleCO 81647
    (970)625-7800
    4.7 mi | 735 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • New CastleKathryn Senor Elementary School
    101 Alder Ave
    New CastleCO 81647
    (970)625-7700
    4.7 mi | 332 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • RifleHighland Elementary School
    1500 East 7th St
    RifleCO 81650
    (970)625-6800
    8.4 mi | 396 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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Did You Know?
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.