Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public middle schools serving 1,773 students in Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1 School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public middle schools in Colorado.
Public Middle Schools in Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1 School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Colorado public middle school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 46% statewide average).
The top ranked public middle schools in Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1 School District are Carbondale Community Charter School, Carbondale Middle School and Basalt Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public middle school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1 School District 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%)

Overview

School District Name
Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1 School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CO)
# Schools
5 Schools
641 Schools
# Students
1,773 Students
300,747 Students
# Teachers
118 Teachers
17,532 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 178 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 87% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CO)
Overall District Rank
#80 out of 186 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1  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)
41%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1  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
87%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1  School District and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.53
0.60
# American Indian Students
4 Students
2,008 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
13 Students
10,021 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
915 Students
100,780 Students
% Hispanic Students
52%
34%
# Black Students
6 Students
13,982 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
802 Students
160,611 Students
% White Students
45%
53%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
764 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
32 Students
12,125 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
45
2,470
# Students in K Grade:
49
10,899
# Students in 1st Grade:
49
11,418
# Students in 2nd Grade:
51
11,294
# Students in 3rd Grade:
62
12,142
# Students in 4th Grade:
58
12,327
# Students in 5th Grade:
270
13,753
# Students in 6th Grade:
406
59,193
# Students in 7th Grade:
395
67,650
# Students in 8th Grade:
388
67,586
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
8,597
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
7,613
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
7,469
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
8,336
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,027 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,173. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $24,340 is higher than the state median of $15,158. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue
$90 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$137 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$16,027
$16,173
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$24,340
$15,158
This chart display average spending per public school student in Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1 School District Public Middle Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Carbondale Community Charter School
Charter School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1505 Satank Road
Carbondale, CO 81623
(970) 963-9647
Grades: K-8
| 135 students
Rank: #22.
Carbondale Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
180 Snowmass Drive
Carbondale, CO 81623
(970) 384-5700
Grades: 5-8
| 321 students
Rank: #33.
Basalt Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
51 School Street
Basalt, CO 81621
(970) 384-5900
Grades: 5-8
| 475 students
Rank: #44.
Glenwood Springs Middle School
Math: 26% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
120 Soccerfield Road
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
(970) 384-5500
Grades: 6-8
| 422 students
Rank: #55.
Riverview School
Math: 20% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
228 Flying M Road
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
(970) 510-0252
Grades: PK-8
| 420 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,773 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Top 30% in CO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53

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