1200 Green Street
Ridgway, CO 81432
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Ridgway High School serves 99 students in grades 9-12.
Ridgway High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥80% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Ridgway High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Ridgway High School's student population of 99 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
99 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Ridgway High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Ridgway High School is 0.27, 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 Data
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State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#195 out of 1783 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥80%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
85%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 99 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥80% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27 (Btm 50%)

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