Rocky Mountain Elementary School

  • Rocky Mountain Elementary School serves 489 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Rocky Mountain 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Rocky Mountain Elementary School's student population of 489 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students489 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rocky Mountain Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,704 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rocky Mountain Elementary School is 0.45, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank
74%
30%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rocky Mountain 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rocky Mountain 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
71%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Rocky Mountain Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Rocky Mountain Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
23%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Rocky Mountain Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 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 Rocky Mountain Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.450.39
This chart display the diversity score of Rocky Mountain Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rocky Mountain Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState Charter Institute School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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