Rifle High School

1350 Prefontaine Ave
Rifle, CO 81650
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Rifle High School serves 781 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Rifle High School's student population of 781 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students781 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rifle High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rifle High School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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#1371 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
50%
34%
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White
48%
53%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.520.39
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Graduation Rate80-84%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarfield No. Re-2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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