Crystal River Elementary School

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160 Snowmass Dr

Carbondale, CO 81623

(970) 384-5620

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Grades: PK - 4

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 450

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

38 Parent Reviews for Crystal River Elementary School

I think CRES is a fabulous school! I have three children attending CRES and they LOVE their school, their teachers and classmates. It is a pleasure to know that my children are excited about learning and it is because of CRES's dedicated staff that they have flourished. CRES has also been wonderfully ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/18/13

Karen Olson has proven to be an inspirational and engaged leader at CRES. Our child has had an outstanding experience at this school and the involvement of the parents is exceptional. Fantastic teachers, too! This school has dealt with a surge in non-english speaking students over the past several years ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/10/10

Crystal River Elementary School: Great community of teachers, students, and parents that come together to meet the needs of each child.

Posted by a parent on 04/28/10

Great diversity, Dedicated teachers, Friendly administration.

Posted by a parent on 04/28/10

Children have PE, visual arts and music. They have Spanish class every day. Dual-language is an option. Small class size (less than 18). Teachers are energetic. Principals are responsive.

Posted by a parent on 04/27/10

An amazing place to work with kids. Also, a place I feel proud to send my child to school because he is learning a lot about life.

Posted by a parent on 04/25/10

They are a smaller school struggling to get playground equipment for their students. They have great teachers, but funds are short.

Posted by a parent on 04/24/10

CRES profoundly supports the diversity of its students. Here all students are regarded for their own unique and inherent qualities. I consider it the real alternative education, in that our children develop and grow honoring each other for their cultural differences rather than their homogeneity. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/24/10

I love this school because my child gets the opportunity to learn two languages and build bi-cultural relationships. I also love the level of parent involvement that is apparent during school and in our school cafeteria everyday. I like that our school lunches are healthy and available to all children ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/23/10

I have watched Grace flourish in the environment of Crystal River. She is excited to go to school every morning

Posted by a other on 04/23/10

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Test scores
Test scores for Crystal River Elementary School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Crystal River Elementary School
Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1
* In 2011-2012 Colorado used the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The TCAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Carbondale schools — Crystal River Elementary School is located at 160 Snowmass Dr, Carbondale CO 81623. 160 Snowmass Dr is in the 81623 ZIP code in Carbondale, CO The school district for Crystal River Elementary School is the Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1. Crystal River Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 4.
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