Arapahoe Ridge High School

6600 Arapahoe Avenue
Boulder, CO 80303
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Arapahoe Ridge High School serves 134 students in grades 9-12.
Arapahoe Ridge High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 134 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 45-49% (Btm 50% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Arapahoe Ridge High School's student population of 134 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
134 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Arapahoe Ridge High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Arapahoe Ridge High School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1493 out of 1734 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
15:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
55%
35%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
36%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Graduation Rate
45-49%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Arapahoe Ridge High School's ranking?
Arapahoe Ridge High School is ranked #1493 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Arapahoe Ridge High School often compared to?
Arapahoe Ridge High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Boulder Prep Charter High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 20-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
What is the graduation rate of Arapahoe Ridge High School?
The graduation rate of Arapahoe Ridge High School is 45-49%, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 81%.
How many students attend Arapahoe Ridge High School?
134 students attend Arapahoe Ridge High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of Arapahoe Ridge High School students are Hispanic, 36% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Arapahoe Ridge High School?
Arapahoe Ridge High School has a student ration of 6:1, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Arapahoe Ridge High School offer ?
Arapahoe Ridge High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Arapahoe Ridge High School part of?
Arapahoe Ridge High School is part of Boulder Valley School District No. Re2.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 134 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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