Rifle High School

1350 Prefontaine Ave, Rifle, CO 81650 | (970) 625-7725
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 615
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3 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 615
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 42.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 330 (53.7%)
  • Females: 285 (46.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 50 (8.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 169 (27.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 219 (35.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Rifle High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black10.2%
Asian61.0%
Hispanic24039.0%
White36659.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Rifle High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade17528.5%
10th Grade16026.0%
11th Grade13221.5%
12th Grade14824.1%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 67%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:33%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 10 Years
  • Average Salary: $37,513
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Rifle High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$31,22947%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,97654%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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4 reviews for Rifle High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on March 10, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i agree they need more elective courses. As the football getting all the money comment it has a budget just like every other sport it just makes more money so they have more money to spend. Rifle high school has a high rate of turnover in teachers due to the local economy it is hard to live on a teachers wage here.The administration is top notch and rely cares about helping every student to become a productive member of society.The student however has to make an effort the help is there you simply have to ask for it. if you do not actively pursue your education, the teachers are not going to hold your hand and make you succeed. As for the cameras they are there for your safety and had you and your predecessors not abused your privileges we would not need them. overall i believe rifle high school provides a great education to those students willing to give an effort to succeed!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 13, 2008
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • All this school cares about is football! Sad thing is the coaches do not care much for their players unless there great! They have very little for majority of their students to be invovled in and cater to a small group of students. You need help in a subject forget it! Unless you dont get it during class don't bug your teacher for additional help!
  • Reviewed by Student on April 23, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I really like my school, sometimes the freshmen really get on my nerves but its ok. I think that they should stop over emphasizing Football, there are way more sports then Football. The way they spend money on the Football field is crazy.
  • Reviewed by Student on October 10, 2007
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school needs to have more things to do for every type of kid. it also needs to stop judging people and it needs to have less crameras the lockers need to be new. we need less boks.

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