Colorado Rocky Mountain School
- 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.: 23%
|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|
|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|
- 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
- AspenGrades: PK-8 | 260 students
85 Country Day Way
Aspen, CO 81611
- CarbondaleGrades: NS-PK | 98 students
879 Euclid Avenue
Carbondale, CO 81623
- CarbondaleGrades: PK-8 | 152 students
16543 Old Highway 82
Carbondale, CO 81623