Avg. test scores 30%
High school dipl. 14%
Bachelors degree 60%

Castle Rock school information

IndexCastle RockColoradoNational
Average Test Scores34%34%49%
Student/Teacher ratio76:117:116:1
Total public schools131,42679,221
Total private schools138424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1387,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Castle Rock are 30% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in Castle Rock
  • 94.9% of people in Castle Rock have completed 8th grade
  • 94.7% of people in Castle Rock have completed high school
  • 48.5% of people in Castle Rock have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Castle Rock

      IndexCastle RockColoradoNational
      Completed 8th grade94.9%87.9%84.3%
      Completed high school94.7%87.1%83.0%
      Completed some college82.4%69.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree58.8%47.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors48.5%38.7%30.3%
      Completed masters15.2%14.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.2%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.3%1.6%1.3%

      Castle Rock, CO School Districts

      • Douglas County School District RE-1

      There are a total of 13 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Castle Rock. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Castle Rock, CO schools is 34%. The average student to teacher ratio is 76:1. In Castle Rock, CO, an average of 94.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 94.7% have completed high school.

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      Castle Rock, CO53,78934%30%

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      Castle Rock, CO53,78934%30%
      Source: The Castle Rock, CO education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.