D C S Montessori Charter School

D C S Montessori Charter School serves 404 students in grades KG-7.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
D C S Montessori Charter School operates within the Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District.

Overview

The student population of 404 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-7
Total Students 404 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 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 16:1 16:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
8%
32%
White
83%
56%
Two or more races
5%
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.
0.30 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.
3%
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.
1%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 66,728 students has grown by 13% over five years.
School District Name Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
82
3
Number of Students Managed 66,728 561
District Total Revenue $568 MM $7 MM
District Spending $607 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,676 $11,613
District Spending / Student $10,329 $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 Rock Canyon High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rocky Heights Middle School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Buffalo Ridge Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Castle RockBuffalo Ridge Elementary School
    7075 North Shoreham Dr
    Castle RockCO 80108
    (303)387-5575
    0.9 mi | 501 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Castle RockTimber Trail Elementary School
    690 West Castle Pines Parkway
    Castle RockCO 80108
    (303)387-5700
    1 mi | 596 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Lone TreeRocky Heights Middle School
    11033 Monarch Blvd
    Lone TreeCO 80124
    (303)387-3300
    3.7 mi | 1390 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Lone TreeRock Canyon High School
    5810 Mac Arthur Ranch Rd
    Lone TreeCO 80124
    (303)387-3000
    3.8 mi | 1785 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Castle RockCastle View High School
    5254 North Meadows Dr
    Castle RockCO 80109
    (303)387-0100
    4 mi | 1717 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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