- Colorado Rocky Mountain School is an exceptional institution with a life-changing program.
- Colorado Rocky Mountain School cultivate a learning enviornment in which students discover their potential to excels as individuals, contribute to their communities, and participate thoughtfully in the world we share.
- Since CRMS's founding more than fifty years ago, we've believed that a school should enrich and engage the mind, body, and soul of its students.
- Their individual potentials become illuminated in a community that truly embraces them and their contributions.
- Everything that a student does—in the classroom, in the active curriculum, within and beyond the CRMS community—is designed toward the development of a complex, nuanced person, because at CRMS we value each student's individual potentials, and embrace the comtributions they can make to our school.
- A CRMS student graduates with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to succeed in college, and to lead a fulfilling life.
- CRMS's distillation of academic, active, and community influences is unique among independent boarding schools.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Colorado Independent Schools (ACIS)
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||148 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 25%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||38 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||4:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||13 students|
|Number of AP Courses||4 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||AP American History, AP American Literature, AP Calculus, AP Environmental Science,|
|Average ACT score||24|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Feb. 15 / rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$43,500|
|Tuition Notes||Day student tuition is $27,000|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$22,000|
|Admissions Director||Molly Dorais|
|Admissions Associate||Tracy Wilson|
|Total Sports Offered||13 sports|
|Sports||Alpine Skiing, Cross Country, Cycling, Freestyle Skiing, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Mountaineering, Nordic Skiing, Rock Climbing, Ski Jumping, Snowboarding, Soccer, TennisAlpine Skiing, Cross Country,
Cycling, Freestyle Skiing,
Kayaking, Mountain Biking,
Mountaineering, Nordic Skiing,
Rock Climbing, Ski Jumping,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||14 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Bike Shop, Blacksmithing, Ceramics, Cooking, Drama Set Design, Face AIDS, Gardening, Glassblowing, Operation Smile, Peer Tutoring, Photography, Random Acts of Kindness, Student Council, Yearbook Bike Shop, Blacksmithing, Ceramics, Cooking, Face AIDS, Gardening, Glassblowing, Peer Tutoring, Photography, Yearbook, Drama Set Design,
Random Acts of Kindness,
- 100% college acceptance
- 75% of students accepted to their first choice college
- 4:1 Student-Faculty ration
- 13: Average class size
Profile last updated: 06/04/2016
- School Location Miles Grades Students
CarbondaleGrades: PK-8 | 152 students
16543 Old Highway 82
Carbondale, CO 81623
AspenGrades: PK-8 | 237 students
85 Country Day Way
Aspen, CO 81611
CarbondaleGrades: PK-K | 98 students
879 Euclid Avenue
Carbondale, CO 81623