Rico Elementary School

101 South Glasgow Avenue
Rico, CO 81332
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Rico Elementary School serves 8 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 81%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 89%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • Rico Elementary 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 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

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School Overview

  • Rico Elementary School's student population of 8 students has declined by 50% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students8 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Rico Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rico Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,582 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rico Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)≥50%
81%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)≥50%
89%
Student : Teacher Ratio4:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Rico Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
100%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Rico Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rico Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Scoren/a0.40
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rico Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDolores County RE-2J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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