Heroes Middle School

Heroes Middle School serves 310 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Heroes Middle School operates within the Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District.

School Overview

The student population of 310 students has declined by 27% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 41% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 310 students
Heroes Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Heroes Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Heroes Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Heroes Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 18:1
Heroes Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
63%
33%
Heroes Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
2%
5%
Heroes Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
31%
55%
Heroes Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Heroes Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Heroes Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.38
Heroes Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
71%
35%
Heroes Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%
Heroes Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,170 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,447 is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,988 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
3
Number of Students Managed 18,170 555
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $173 MM $7 MM
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $165 MM $7 MM
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,447 $12,220
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,988 $11,937
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Pueblo Youth Service Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pueblo Youth Service Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heroes Academy Prek-5 (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PuebloHeroes Academy Prek-5
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 311 students2717 West St
    PuebloCO 81003
    (719)549-7595
    0.7PK-5311
  • PuebloPueblo Youth Service Center
    Alternative School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 4-12 | 22 students1406 West 17th St
    PuebloCO 81003
    (719)253-6025
    0.74-1222
  • PuebloIrving Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 390 students1629 West 21st
    PuebloCO 81003
    (719)549-7570
    0.9PK-6390
  • PuebloThe Connect Charter School
    Charter School
    1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 269 students104 West 7th
    PuebloCO 81003
    (719)542-0224
    16-8269
  • Pueblo Haaff Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 364 students15 Chinook Ln
    PuebloCO 81001
    (719)549-7550
    1.1PK-6364

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