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Rye Elementary School (leave a review)
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+1 (719) 489-2272

8120 Highway 165 West

Rye, Colorado


About Rye Elementary School
Prekindergarten - 5th Grade

Rye Elementary School is one of 24 schools in the Pueblo County School District 70 of Colorado.

Rye Elementary School is a regular school, specialising in Prekindergarten to 5th Grade. Compared to other schools in Colorado, this is a relatively average sized school since it has an enrolment of 358 students.

In recent years, the number of teachers has remained static while the pupil population has remained static in a similar timeframe.

At Rye Elementary School, the average teaching salary of $49,420 is lower than the Colorado state average of $53,492.

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Students by Year Group
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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

School-wide program

Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Rye Elementary School 358$1,48320$49,4200.37
Rye High School (0.17 miles) 254$2,02516$51,0270.35
Craver Middle School (6.08 miles) 166$1,68517$47,2590.45
Beulah Elementary School (10.71 miles) 92$2,68313$43,3110.30
Beulah Middle School (10.71 miles) 62$2,71617$43,1960.41
Gardner Elementary School (16.14 miles) 69$2,5149$37,7070.49

Rye Elementary School

Number of pupils358
Funding per pupil$1,483
Pupils per teacher20
Average teacher salary$49,420
Diversity index0.37

Rye High School (0.17 miles)

Number of pupils254
Funding per pupil$2,025
Pupils per teacher16
Average teacher salary$51,027
Diversity index0.35

Craver Middle School (6.08 miles)

Number of pupils166
Funding per pupil$1,685
Pupils per teacher17
Average teacher salary$47,259
Diversity index0.45

Beulah Elementary School (10.71 miles)

Number of pupils92
Funding per pupil$2,683
Pupils per teacher13
Average teacher salary$43,311
Diversity index0.30

Beulah Middle School (10.71 miles)

Number of pupils62
Funding per pupil$2,716
Pupils per teacher17
Average teacher salary$43,196
Diversity index0.41

Gardner Elementary School (16.14 miles)

Number of pupils69
Funding per pupil$2,514
Pupils per teacher9
Average teacher salary$37,707
Diversity index0.49
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Rankings within Colorado
There are 1,876 schools in Colorado. Please note, schools for which some information is not available are excluded from the rankings for that metric.
1100thlargest school
1289thhighest number of FTE teachers
1526thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
1038thhighest average teaching salary
823rdhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
706thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
1218thhighest diversity index
1572ndhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Prekindergarten: 2.7 hours

1st Grade - 5th Grade: 6.1 hours

Kindergarten: 160 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 160 days

12th Grade: 160 days

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