Rocky Mountain Deaf School

  • Rocky Mountain Deaf School serves 69 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Rocky Mountain Deaf 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

Rocky Mountain Deaf School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Rocky Mountain Deaf School's student population of 69 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students69 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rocky Mountain Deaf School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Rocky Mountain Deaf School is 0.64, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank#1462 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
3%
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Hispanic
35%
34%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
48%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District No. R-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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