Rye Elementary School

  • Rye Elementary School serves 354 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Rye Elementary School's student population of 354 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students354 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rye Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rye Elementary School is 0.34, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#656 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
80%
53%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rye Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.340.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePueblo County 70 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rye Rye High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 242 students
    0.2 miles
    1 High School Drive
    Rye, CO 81069
    (719)489-2271
    0.2 9-12 242
  • Colorado City Craver Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 167 students
    6.4 miles
    4850 Crow Cut Off Road
    Colorado City, CO 81019
    (719)676-3030
    6.4 6-8 167
  • Beulah Beulah Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 91 students
    10.7 miles
    8734 Schoolhouse Lane
    Beulah, CO 81023
    (719)485-3127
    10.7 K-5 91
  • Beulah Beulah Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 58 students
    10.7 miles
    8734 Schoolhouse Lane
    Beulah, CO 81023
    (719)485-3127
    10.7 6-8 58
  • Gardner Gardner Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 73 students
    16.4 miles
    25421 Highway 69
    Gardner, CO 81040
    (719)746-2446
    16.4 PK-8 73

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