Rock Ridge Elementary School

  • Rock Ridge Elementary School serves 593 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (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 32% (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 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Rock Ridge Elementary School's student population of 593 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students593 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rock Ridge Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rock Ridge Elementary School is 0.38, which is less 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#1029 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rock Ridge Elementary 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)
32%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rock Ridge Elementary 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 Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Rock Ridge Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Rock Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Rock Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Rock Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
77%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Rock Ridge Elementary 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
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rock Ridge Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.380.39
This chart display the diversity score of Rock Ridge Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rock Ridge Elementary 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
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rock Ridge Elementary 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 NameDouglas County No. Re 1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Great neighborhood school. I feel my child is safe without feeling like they are in a prision. Principal is very hands on and always present. Teachers like most schools are hit or miss. With any public school ( Military style charters excluded) they struggle with adacemics but do well with the resources they have. I am very happy with this school and recommend it.
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30% of the day is spent on inconsequential things not academics. The administration is ineffective and controlling. They are not what they appear to be on the surface.
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