Education Data

Percentage of Population 3 years and Older Enrolled in School by Type

  Routt Colorado U.S.
Population  3 yrs+ 22,656 4,998,019 302,459,217
Enrolled in school 4,995 1,388,718 82,735,509
Enrolled in nursery school, preschool 4% 6% 6%
Enrolled in kindergarten 6% 5% 5%
Enrolled in grade 1 to grade 4 23% 20% 20%
Enrolled in grade 5 to grade 8 20% 20% 20%
Enrolled in grade 9 to grade 12 21% 20% 20%
Enrolled in college, undergraduate years 22% 23% 24%
Graduate or professional school 3% 6% 5%


Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey

Fall 2012 Pupil Enrollment by District in Routt County

  Hayden RE-1 Steamboat Springs RE-2 South Routt RE 3
Public Schools 414 2,468 391
Home Schooling 6 34 0
Private Schools 0 158 0


Source: Colorado Department of Education - Fall 2012 Pupil Count by Setting

Kindergartners in a Full-Day Program

Routt County Colorado U.S.
93.2% 74.1% 56.5%


Source: Annie E. Casey Foundation / Kids Count 2013 Annual Report

Student Achievement Results 2012/13 School Year

  Hayden RE-1 Steamboat Springs RE-2 South Routt RE 3 Colorado
Graduation Rates 96.4% 91.1% 81.8% 77.3%
School District Ranking in State out of 183 84th 7th 34th  N/A
11th Grade Composite ACT Scores 19.5 22.2 19.2 20.1
Student Teacher Ratio        
     Elementary 1 to 12.6 1 to 14.4 1 to 11.1 N/A
     Middle 1 to 11.2 1 to 14.9 1 to 11.3 N/A
     High School 1 to 8 1 to 16.4 1 to 9.9 N/A
Number of Classroom Teachers (FTE) 38 165.3 34.2 51,349
     Average Age 39 37 39 42
Experience of Teaching Staff        
     Average Years of Teaching 13.2 13.5 12.6 11
     Average Salary  $47,109  $48,389  $38,600  $48,276
     Percentage of Staff by Degree        
          Less than BA 0% 0% 0% 0.3%
          BA 54% 37% 46% 44.9%
          Masters or Above 46% 63% 54% 54.8%


Source: Colorado Department of Education

Post-Secondary Statistics Graduating Class of 2013

  Hayden RE-1 Steamboat Springs RE-2 South Routt RE 3 Colorado
Number of Graduates 26 149 26 52,012
Planning on Attending College in Fall 58% 72% 58% 57%
Enrolled Colorado Higher Ed Institution Fall 2011 42% 48% 31% 44%
Percent of Enrolling Students Assigned to Remediation* N/A 21.3% N/A 37%

* Less than 10 Students Not Reported Publicly = N/A

Source: Colorado Department of Higher Education