|Board Member, Douglas County School District, District G|
|Director, Parker Fire Protection Board|
|5/15/2012 - present|
|Bachelor's||University of Nebraska-Lincoln|
|Profession||Public relations manager|
http://rondascholting.com/why-i-serve/ (picture) http://www.rondafordougcoschools.com/ (campaign logo) http://www.ourcoloradonews.com/parker/news/newcomer-elected-to-fire-district-board-seat/article_9ffd0160-9aba-11e1-a56d-0019bb2963f4.html http://www.ourcoloradonews.com/lonetree/news/parker-woman-runs-for-school-board/article_17a05670-c7da-11e2-b636-001a4bcf887a.html (partisan affiliation) http://www.wcfonline.org/pages/candidates/2011-2012-candidates/ronda-scholting.html (education)
About the district
The Douglas County School District is located in Douglas County, Colorado. Douglas County is located between the cities of Denver and Colorado Springs. According to the 2010 US Census, Douglas County Schools is home to 285,465 residents. The school district includes 88 schools and served 64,657 students in the 2012-2013 school year. The seven members of the Douglas County School Board are elected at-large to serve four-year terms.
Douglas County outperforms the rest of Colorado based on average household income, poverty rate and graduation rates in 2011. The average household income in Douglas County was $101,193 compared to $57,685 for the state of Colorado. The poverty rate in Douglas County was 3.5% compared to 12.5% for the entire state. The U.S. Census also found that 54.6% of Douglas County residents aged 25 years and older attained a bachelor's degree compared to a 36.3% in Colorado.
- United States Census Bureau, "2010 Census Data," accessed July 15, 2013
- Colorado Department of Education, "School Districts/Buildings and Personnel," accessed July 16, 2013
- Colorado Department of Education Communications Unit, "Statewide PreK-12 student enrollment grows for 23rd straight year," January 14, 2013
- United States Census Bureau, "Douglas County Quick Facts," accessed July 16, 2013