W H Heaton Middle School

W H Heaton Middle School serves 721 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
W H Heaton Middle School operates within the Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District.

Overview

The student population of 721 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 721 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Hispanic
72%
32%
Black
2%
5%
White
26%
56%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.42 0.39
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.
63%
34%
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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,610 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
3
Number of Students Managed 19,610 561
District Total Revenue $163 MM $7 MM
District Spending $161 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,823 $11,613
District Spending / Student $8,671 $12,022
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is East High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is James H Risley Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belmont Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PuebloBelmont Elementary School
    31 Macnaughton Rd
    PuebloCO 81001
    (719)549-7500
    0.3 mi | 499 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Pueblo Haaff Elementary School
    15 Chinook Ln
    PuebloCO 81001
    (719)549-7550
    0.8 mi | 366 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • PuebloBenjamin Franklin Elementary School
    1315 Horseshoe Dr
    PuebloCO 81001
    (719)549-7540
    0.8 mi | 456 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • PuebloEast High School
    9 Mac Neil Rd
    PuebloCO 81001
    (719)549-7222
    1.1 mi | 964 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PuebloSomerlid Elementary School
    2717 West St
    PuebloCO 81003
    (719)549-7595
    1.6 mi | 290 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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