Legacy High School

Legacy High School serves 2,171 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Legacy High School operates within the Adams 12 Five Star s School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 2171 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 97 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,171 students
Legacy High School Total Students (2001-2014)
Gender % Legacy High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 97 teachers
Legacy High School Total Teachers (2001-2014)
Students by Grade Legacy High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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 22:1 18:1
Legacy High School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2014)
Asian
8%
3%
Legacy High School Asian Students (2001-2014)
Hispanic
18%
33%
Legacy High School Black Students (2001-2014)
Black
2%
5%
Legacy High School Black Students (2001-2014)
White
71%
55%
Legacy High School White Students (2001-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Legacy High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Legacy High 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.
0.46 0.38
Legacy High School Diversity Score (2001-2014)
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.
15%
35%
Legacy High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2014)
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.
4%
7%
Legacy High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 42,230 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,286 is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,854 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Adams 12 Five Star s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
3
Number of Students Managed 42,230 555
Adams 12 Five Star s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 83%
Adams 12 Five Star s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $432 MM $7 MM
Adams 12 Five Star s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $413 MM $7 MM
Adams 12 Five Star s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,286 $12,220
Adams 12 Five Star s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,854 $11,937
Adams 12 Five Star s 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 Mountain Range High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Westlake Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centennial Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • BroomfieldWestlake Middle School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1067 students2800 West 135th Ave
    BroomfieldCO 80020
    (720)972-5200
    0.16-81067
  • BroomfieldCentennial Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 435 students13200 Westlake Dr
    BroomfieldCO 80020
    (720)972-5280
    0.7KG-5435
  • WestminsterArapahoe Ridge Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 632 students13095 Pecos St
    WestminsterCO 80030
    (720)972-5740
    0.9KG-5632
  • BroomfieldMeridian Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 689 students14256 Mckay Park Circle
    BroomfieldCO 80020
    (720)972-7880
    0.9KG-5689
  • BroomfieldCoyote Ridge Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 542 students13770 Broadlands Dr
    BroomfieldCO 80020
    (720)972-5780
    1.4KG-5542

School Reviews

High expectations for all students. Good principal..good kids and what's most impressive is the schools band program. That band is one of a kind if not the best i've seen.
- Posted by Parent, 02/17/11
Not particularly interested in helping LD students succeed. Very puntative atmosphere.
- Posted by Parent, 03/10/10

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