Thunderridge High School

  • Thunderridge High School serves 2,075 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 46%.
  • Thunderridge High School operates within the Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District.
  • Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2075 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 106 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,075 students
Thunderridge High School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender % Thunderridge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 106 teachers
Thunderridge High School Total Teachers (1997-2015)
Students by Grade Thunderridge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.36 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 20:1 18:1
Thunderridge High School Student Teacher Ratio (1997-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Thunderridge High School American Indian Students (1999-2014)
Asian
4%
3%
Thunderridge High School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
12%
33%
Thunderridge High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
n/a
5%
Thunderridge High School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
79%
54%
Thunderridge High School White Students (1997-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Thunderridge High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Thunderridge High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Thunderridge High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.36 0.39
Thunderridge High School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
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.
2%
34%
Thunderridge High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2015)
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.
1%
7%
Thunderridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District's student population of 66,619 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,579 in this district is less than the state average of $14,042. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,371 is less than the state average of $13,805. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
85
3
Number of Students Managed 66,619 575
Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 95% 83%
Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $634 MM $8 MM
Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $621 MM $8 MM
Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,579 $14,042
Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,371 $13,805
Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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