Ross Montessori School

  • Ross Montessori School serves 235 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the CO average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 46%.
  • Ross Montessori School operates within the State Charter Institute School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 235 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 235 students
Ross Montessori School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % Ross Montessori School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Ross Montessori School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade Ross Montessori School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 18:1
Ross Montessori School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Ross Montessori School American Indian Students (2007-2013)
Asian
n/a
3%
Ross Montessori School Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
22%
33%
Ross Montessori School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
n/a
5%
Ross Montessori School Black Students (2007-2010)
White
76%
54%
Ross Montessori School White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ross Montessori School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Ross Montessori School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.38 0.39
Ross Montessori School Diversity Score (2006-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
10%
Ross Montessori School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
2%
Ross Montessori School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • State Charter Institute School District's student population of 13,456 students has grown by 28% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,277 in this district is less than the state average of $13,207. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $6,854 is less than the state average of $13,450. The district spending/student has declined by 22% over four years.
School District Name State Charter Institute School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
3
Number of Students Managed 13,456 575
State Charter Institute School District Students Managed (2006-2015)
District Total Revenue $86 MM $8 MM
State Charter Institute School District District Total Revenue (2006-2015)
District Spending $81 MM $8 MM
State Charter Institute School District District Spending (2006-2015)
District Revenue / Student $7,277 $13,207
State Charter Institute School District District Revenue / Student (2006-2015)
District Spending / Student $6,854 $13,450
State Charter Institute School District District Spending / Student (2006-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CarbondaleBridges High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 85 students
    0.5 miles
    455 South 3rd Street
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5995
    0.59-1285
  • CarbondaleCarbondale Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 352 students
    0.5 miles
    180 Snowmass Drive
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5700
    0.55-8352
  • CarbondaleCrystal River Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 529 students
    0.5 miles
    160 Snowmass Drive
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5620
    0.5PK-4529
  • CarbondaleCarbondale Community Charter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 135 students
    1 miles
    1505 Satank Road
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)963-9647
    1KG-8135
  • CarbondaleRoaring Fork High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 347 students
    1.1 miles
    2270 Highway 133
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)384-5757
    1.19-12347

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
April 28, 2017
Police departments on public school campuses have played a major role in reducing violent crime and the speed limit. Unfortunately, they are also fighting an uphill battle against budget cuts.
April 27, 2017
Public schools across the nation are implementing programs that help keep young black men in school and off the streets. Boosting graduation rates, reducing gang involvement and violence, and providing positive male role models are just a few of the common elements of these programs. Yet, the achievement gap between black boys and other peer groups remains extremely wide.
April 27, 2017
We take a look at a recent call by U.S. health officials to change public policies involving sports-related head trauma injuries, and how some states are already answering the call.