Ridgway School District No. R-2 Of The County Of Ouray A

1115 West Clinton Street
Ridgway, CO 81432-0230
(District boundaries shown in map)
10/
10
Top 10%

Top Rankings

Ridgway School District No. R-2 Of The County Of Ouray A ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Colorado for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools serving 228 students in Ridgway School District No. R-2 Of The County Of Ouray A. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public elementary schools in Colorado.
Public Elementary Schools in Ridgway School District No. R-2 Of The County Of Ouray A have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Colorado public elementary school average of 29%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 43% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public elementary school average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CO)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,492 Schools
# Students
335 Students
611,358 Students
# Teachers
33 Teachers
38,647 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Ridgway School District No. R-2 Of The County Of Ouray A, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CO)
#11 out of 180 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Ridgway School District No. R-2  Of  The County Of Ouray A, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
40-44%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ridgway School District No. R-2  Of  The County Of Ouray A 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.
60-64%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ridgway School District No. R-2  Of  The County Of Ouray A 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.
≥80%
81%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ridgway School District No. R-2  Of  The County Of Ouray A and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.31
0.61
# American Indian Students
n/a
3,805 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1 Student
19,853 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
36 Students
210,340 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
34%
# Black Students
n/a
28,351 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
276 Students
316,085 Students
% White Students
82%
52%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,840 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
22 Students
31,198 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
25
23,862
# Students in K Grade:
17
61,105
# Students in 1st Grade:
16
59,964
# Students in 2nd Grade:
25
61,530
# Students in 3rd Grade:
22
61,294
# Students in 4th Grade:
32
62,059
# Students in 5th Grade:
18
63,301
# Students in 6th Grade:
24
64,472
# Students in 7th Grade:
27
61,857
# Students in 8th Grade:
22
63,437
# Students in 9th Grade:
28
7,253
# Students in 10th Grade:
25
6,794
# Students in 11th Grade:
36
6,661
# Students in 12th Grade:
18
7,769
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,824 is higher than the state median of $15,247. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,337 is higher than the state median of $15,560. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue
$7 MM
$13,426 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ridgway School District No. R-2  Of  The County Of Ouray A and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$6 MM
$13,702 MM
This chart display total spending of Ridgway School District No. R-2  Of  The County Of Ouray A and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$19,824
$15,247
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ridgway School District No. R-2  Of  The County Of Ouray A and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,337
$15,560
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ridgway School District No. R-2  Of  The County Of Ouray A and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Ridgway School District No. R-2 Of The County Of Ouray A Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ridgway Elementary School
(Math: 40-59% | Reading: 70-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1115 West Clinton Street
Ridgway, CO 81432
(970) 626-5468
Grades: PK-5
| 155 students
Rank: #22.
Ridgway Middle School
(Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-59%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1200 Green Street
Ridgway, CO 81432
(970) 626-5788
Grades: 6-8
| 73 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 335 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : ≥80% (Top 50% in CO)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 40-44% (Top 20%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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