Trail Ridge Middle School

1000 Button Rock Drive
Longmont, CO 80504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Trail Ridge Middle School serves 701 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Trail Ridge Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Trail Ridge Middle School's student population of 701 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students701 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Trail Ridge Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Trail Ridge Middle School is 0.55, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1268 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
53%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
42%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Trail Ridge Middle School is Skyline High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Timberline Pk-8 (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fall River Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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