Montrose County School District Re-1j

930 Colorado Avenue
Montrose, CO 81401
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Montrose County School District Re-1j ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Colorado for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 6,055 students in Montrose County School District Re-1j. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
Public Schools in Montrose County School District Re-1j have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Colorado public school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 47% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CO)
# Schools
14 Schools
1,939 Schools
# Students
6,055 Students
880,585 Students
# Teachers
340 Teachers
53,204 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Montrose County School District Re-1j, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 178 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 78% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CO)
Overall District Rank
#108 out of 180 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Montrose County School District Re-1j, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Montrose County School District Re-1j and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Montrose County School District Re-1j 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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
78%
81%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Montrose County School District Re-1j and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.53
0.61
# American Indian Students
27 Students
5,720 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
43 Students
28,116 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
2,366 Students
305,656 Students
% Hispanic Students
39%
35%
# Black Students
26 Students
40,168 Students
% Black Students
n/a
4%
# White Students
3,447 Students
455,319 Students
% White Students
57%
52%
# Hawaiian Students
11 Students
2,567 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
135 Students
43,153 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
290
30,884
# Students in K Grade:
385
61,531
# Students in 1st Grade:
386
59,964
# Students in 2nd Grade:
402
61,530
# Students in 3rd Grade:
396
61,294
# Students in 4th Grade:
414
62,059
# Students in 5th Grade:
454
63,301
# Students in 6th Grade:
447
64,472
# Students in 7th Grade:
460
66,826
# Students in 8th Grade:
489
68,888
# Students in 9th Grade:
462
71,759
# Students in 10th Grade:
500
69,031
# Students in 11th Grade:
462
67,423
# Students in 12th Grade:
508
71,623
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,038 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,247. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,155 is less than the state median of $15,560. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue
$73 MM
$13,426 MM
This chart display total revenue of Montrose County School District Re-1j and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$80 MM
$13,702 MM
This chart display total spending of Montrose County School District Re-1j and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,038
$15,247
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Montrose County School District Re-1j and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,155
$15,560
This chart display average spending per public school student in Montrose County School District Re-1j and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Montrose County School District Re-1j Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Vista Charter School
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1810 St. Mary Drive
Montrose, CO 81402
(970) 249-4470
Grades: 9-12
| 156 students
Rank: #22.
Peak Virtual Academy
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
526 N. 6th Street
Montrose, CO 81402
(970) 249-7726
Grades: K-12
| 254 students
Rank: #33.
Montrose High School
Math: 27% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
600 South Selig Avenue
Montrose, CO 81402
(970) 249-6636
Grades: 9-12
| 1,391 students
Rank: #44.
Cottonwood Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3500 Woodgate Road
Montrose, CO 81402
(970) 249-2539
Grades: K-5
| 433 students
Rank: #55.
Columbine Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
600 South 12th Street
Montrose, CO 81402
(970) 249-2581
Grades: 6-8
| 503 students
Rank: #66.
Oak Grove Elementary School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
62100 Oak Grove Road
Montrose, CO 81402
(970) 249-6867
Grades: K-5
| 390 students
Rank: #77.
Centennial Middle School
Math: 21% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1100 South 5th Street
Montrose, CO 81402
(970) 249-2576
Grades: 6-8
| 578 students
Rank: #88.
Olathe High School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
410 Highway 50
Olathe, CO 81425
(970) 252-7950
Grades: 9-12
| 272 students
Rank: #99.
Johnson Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
13820 6700 Road
Montrose, CO 81402
(970) 249-2584
Grades: PK-5
| 510 students
Rank: #1010.
Olathe Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
326 North 3rd Street
Olathe, CO 81425
(970) 252-7940
Grades: PK-5
| 466 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Northside Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
528 North Uncompahgre
Montrose, CO 81402
(970) 249-2554
Grades: K-5
| 337 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Pomona Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1045 South Cascade
Montrose, CO 81402
(970) 249-2514
Grades: K-5
| 334 students
Rank: #1313.
Olathe Middle School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
326 Highway 50
Olathe, CO 81425
(970) 252-7950
Grades: 6-8
| 239 students
Rank: n/an/a
900 Colorado Avenue
Montrose, CO 81402
(970) 249-5858
Grades: PK
| 192 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Montrose County School District Re-1j?
Montrose County School District Re-1j manages 14 public schools serving 6,055 students.
What is the rank of Montrose County School District Re-1j?
Montrose County School District Re-1j is ranked #117 out of 178 school districts in Colorado (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Colorado school districts for: Most diverse schools (Top 1%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Montrose County School District Re-1j?
57% of Montrose County School District Re-1j students are White, 39% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Montrose County School District Re-1j?
Montrose County School District Re-1j has a student/teacher ratio of 18:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 17:1.
What is Montrose County School District Re-1j's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $13,155 is less than the state median of $15,560. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 14 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 6,055 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 78% (Btm 50% in CO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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