Wasson High School

Tel: (719)328-2000
Grades: 9-12

996 students

Wasson High School serves 996 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Wasson High School operates within the Colorado Springs, No. 11, In The County Of E School District.

Overview

The student population of 996 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 996 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
15:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
33%
32%
Black
12%
5%
White
42%
56%
Unknown
9%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.70
0.58
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 50%
34%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 29,543 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Colorado Springs, No. 11, In The County Of E School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
n/a
Number of Students Managed 29,543
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Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
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District Spending / Student n/a
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School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mitchell High School (1.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Galileo School Of Math And Science (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Audubon Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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School Reviews

  • Recommended March 20, 2011 - This was my safe haven for two and a half years. This is the place that really changed who I am as a person. Here I tried many things and learned to become a better person. Sure Wasson has drugs in it but was public high school doesn't. The current principle is trying to make it a drug free zone but that will never happen. I love this school with a passion. If I had to I would go back. I miss everyone at Wasson. I sadly won't be able to attend this years graduation which sadly means that I won't get to see a large number of my friends graduate. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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