Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,074 students in Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Colorado.
Public Schools in Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j School District are Marble Charter School, Crested Butte Secondary School and Crested Butte Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Colorado for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)

Overview

School District Name
Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CO)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,918 Schools
# Students
2,074 Students
881,937 Students
# Teachers
144 Teachers
53,045 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 185 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CO)
Overall District Rank
#49 out of 186 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j  School District and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.36
0.61
# American Indian Students
7 Students
5,836 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
15 Students
28,404 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
362 Students
301,375 Students
% Hispanic Students
18%
34%
# Black Students
9 Students
40,310 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
1,625 Students
462,435 Students
% White Students
78%
52%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
2,451 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
53 Students
40,787 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
71
26,250
# Students in K Grade:
134
58,131
# Students in 1st Grade:
150
61,684
# Students in 2nd Grade:
142
61,401
# Students in 3rd Grade:
160
62,293
# Students in 4th Grade:
154
63,472
# Students in 5th Grade:
154
64,703
# Students in 6th Grade:
164
67,370
# Students in 7th Grade:
173
69,201
# Students in 8th Grade:
148
69,365
# Students in 9th Grade:
143
70,949
# Students in 10th Grade:
164
68,743
# Students in 11th Grade:
159
67,226
# Students in 12th Grade:
158
71,149
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,039 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,134. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,273 is less than the state median of $13,247. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue
$29 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$23 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,039
$14,134
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,273
$13,247
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Marble Charter School
Charter School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
412 West Main Street
Carbondale, CO 81623
(970) 963-9550
Grades: K-10
| 42 students
Rank: #22.
Crested Butte Secondary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
818 Red Lady Avenue
Crested Butte, CO 81224
(970) 641-7720
Grades: 6-12
| 448 students
Rank: #33.
Crested Butte Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
818 Red Lady Ave
Crested Butte, CO 81224
(970) 641-7720
Grades: K-5
| 345 students
Rank: #44.
Gunnison High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
800 West Ohio
Gunnison, CO 81230
(970) 641-7700
Grades: 9-12
| 377 students
Rank: #55.
Gunnison Middle School
Math: 29% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1099 North 11th
Gunnison, CO 81230
(970) 641-7710
Grades: 6-8
| 273 students
Rank: #66.
Gunnison Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1099 North 11th
Gunnison, CO 81230
(970) 641-7710
Grades: PK-5
| 518 students
Rank: n/an/a
Lake Preschool
800 North Boulevard
Gunnison, CO 81230
(970) 641-1758
Grades: PK
| 71 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j
  • 800 NORTH BOULEVARD, GUNNISON, CO, 81230
  • (970) 641-7770
  • gunnisonschools.net
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,074 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 10% in CO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36

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