Coal Ridge High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
14.1
Math Proficiency
1.9
Reading Proficiency
2.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 494 Students
  • 29 Teachers

Coal Ridge High School
35947 HWY 6
NEW CASTLE, CO 81647

Phone: (970) 625-6700

District: Garfield School District No. Re-2

Overview

At Coal Ridge High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Coal Ridge High School is 21 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 45 percent. Coal Ridge High School is 1 of 2 high schools in the Garfield School District No. Re-2.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 494
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 45%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 37%
Full-Time Teachers 29

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 59%
Proficient in Math 21%
College Readiness Index 14.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 2
Total Students 1,156
Proficient in Reading (district average) 65%
Proficient in Math (district average) 22%
College Readiness (district average) 14.8

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