Ross Montessori School

  • Ross Montessori School serves 294 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Ross Montessori School's student population of 294 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students294 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ross Montessori School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ross Montessori School is 0.41, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. 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#526 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
24%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
73%
53%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.410.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState Charter Institute School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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