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Avg. test scores 62%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 51%

Rocky Ford school information

IndexRocky FordColoradoNational
Average Test Scores19%34%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:117:116:1
Total public schools41,42679,221
Total private schoolsn/a38424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1387,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Rocky Ford are 62% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Rocky Ford
  • 78.1% of people in Rocky Ford have completed 8th grade
  • 77.0% of people in Rocky Ford have completed high school
  • 14.9% of people in Rocky Ford have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Rocky Ford

      IndexRocky FordColoradoNational
      Completed 8th grade78.1%87.9%84.3%
      Completed high school77.0%87.1%83.0%
      Completed some college51.6%69.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree24.1%47.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.9%38.7%30.3%
      Completed masters3.6%14.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%

      Rocky Ford, CO School Districts

      • Rocky Ford School District R-2

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Rocky Ford. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Rocky Ford, CO schools is 19%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Rocky Ford, CO, an average of 78.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.0% have completed high school.

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      Rocky Ford, CO3,85819%62%

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      Rocky Ford, CO3,85819%62%
      Source: The Rocky Ford, 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.