Pueblo West High School

Pueblo West High School serves 1,388 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Pueblo West High School operates within the Pueblo County 70 School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1388 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,388 students
Pueblo West High School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Pueblo West High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Pueblo West High School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Pueblo West High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 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 21:1 18:1
Pueblo West High School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
Hispanic
29%
33%
Pueblo West High School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
2%
5%
Pueblo West High School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
66%
55%
Pueblo West High School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Pueblo West High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Pueblo West 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.
0.48 0.38
Pueblo West High School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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.
22%
35%
Pueblo West High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
7%
7%
Pueblo West High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,257 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,732 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 $8,137 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Pueblo County 70 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
3
Number of Students Managed 9,257 555
Pueblo County   70 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 74% 83%
Pueblo County   70 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $78 MM $7 MM
Pueblo County   70 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $73 MM $7 MM
Pueblo County   70 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,732 $12,220
Pueblo County   70 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,137 $11,937
Pueblo County   70 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 Swallows Charter Academy High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sky View Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sierra Vista Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • PuebloSierra Vista Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 502 students500 South Spaulding
    PuebloCO 81007
    (719)547-2878
    0.5PK-5502
  • PuebloSky View Middle School
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    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 575 students1047 Camino De Bravo
    PuebloCO 81007
    (719)547-1175
    0.76-8575
  • PuebloDesert Sage Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 387 students935 South Palomar Dr
    PuebloCO 81007
    (719)647-8878
    1.3PK-5387
  • PuebloCedar Ridge Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 489 students1266 West Oro Grande Dr
    PuebloCO 81007
    (719)547-8268
    1.5PK-5489
  • PuebloSwallows Charter Academy High School
    Charter School
    1.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 147 students101 Civic Center Dr
    PuebloCO 81007
    (719)547-1627
    1.89-12147

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