Juniper Ridge Community School

Juniper Ridge Community School serves 382 students in grades Kindergarten-10.
Juniper Ridge Community School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Juniper Ridge Community School's student population of 382 students has grown by 45% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-10
Total Students382 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Rankings

Juniper Ridge Community School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Juniper Ridge Community School is 0.29, 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 Testing Rank
#1603 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
10%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
White
84%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.290.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesa County Valley School District No. 51 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Juniper Ridge Community School is Caprock Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Junction Caprock Academy Charter School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 838 students
    0.1 miles
    714 1/2 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    (970) 243-1771
    0.1 K-12 838
  • Grand Junction Pomona Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 377 students
    1.2 miles
    588 25-1/2 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    (970) 254-4990
    1.2 K-5 377
  • Grand Junction West Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 385 students
    1.7 miles
    123 W Orchard Ave
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    (970) 254-5090
    1.7 6-8 385
  • Grand Junction Appleton Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 442 students
    1.8 miles
    2358 H Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    (970) 254-6400
    1.8 PK-5 442
  • Grand Junction Mesa Valley Community School Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 373 students
    1.9 miles
    2387 Patterson Rd
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    (970) 254-7202
    1.9 K-12 373

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