Bridges

  • Bridges serves 50 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bridges placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

Bridges places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Bridges's student population of 50 students has declined by 41% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 40% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students50 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bridges is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bridges is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#436 out of 1768 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
70%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
24%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.450.60
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Graduation Rate50-59%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoaring Fork School District No. Re-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Carbondale Carbondale Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 321 students
    0.2 miles
    180 Snowmass Drive
    Carbondale, CO 81623
    (970) 384-5700
    0.2 5-8 321
  • Carbondale Crystal River Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 455 students
    0.2 miles
    160 Snowmass Drive
    Carbondale, CO 81623
    (970) 384-5620
    0.2 PK-4 455
  • Carbondale Roaring Fork High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 384 students
    0.5 miles
    2270 Highway 133
    Carbondale, CO 81623
    (970) 384-5757
    0.5 9-12 384
  • Carbondale Ross Montessori School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 303 students
    0.5 miles
    109 Lewies Lane
    Carbondale, CO 81623
    (970) 963-7199
    0.5 K-8 303
  • Carbondale Carbondale Community Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 135 students
    1.5 miles
    1505 Satank Road
    Carbondale, CO 81623
    (970) 963-9647
    1.5 K-8 135

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