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 17:1.
  • 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 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 106 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,075 students
Thunderridge High School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender %Thunderridge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers106 teachers
Thunderridge High School Total Teachers (1997-2015)
Students by GradeThunderridge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Thunderridge High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsThunderridge High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCO 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.
0.360.60
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 (2005-2015)
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 (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District's student population of 66,619 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 87% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,160 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,010 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameDouglas County , No. Re 1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
85
3
Number of Students Managed66,619575
Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate95%83%
Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$592 MM$7 MM
Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$583 MM$7 MM
Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,160$12,220
Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,010$11,937
Douglas County , No. Re 1 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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