Ouray Middle School

  • Ouray Middle School serves 27 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-79% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥80% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

Ouray Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Ouray Middle School's student population of 27 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students27 students
This chart display total students of Ouray Middle School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Ouray Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Ouray Middle School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Ouray Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Ouray Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ouray Middle School is 0.06, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#100 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ouray Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥80%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ouray Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio7:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ouray Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Ouray Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ouray Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ouray Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ouray Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
97%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ouray Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ouray Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ouray Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.060.60
This chart display the diversity score of Ouray Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ouray Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ouray Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOuray No. R-1 of the county of Ouray and School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Ouray Middle School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn about the pros and cons surrounding year-round schools through studies arguing that students perform better in school without a summer break.
Your child’s education is not just his teacher’s responsibility. As a parent, you have the ability to supplement your child’s education at home and to help him succeed in school. Read on to learn some tips to help your child make the most of his education in 2020.
Childhood experiences shape who we become as adults, for good and bad. The new Surgeon General of California is pushing for childhood trauma screening in students in the hopes of resolving some of the issues that might later lead to the development of physical and mental health problems.