Pueblo County High School

Pueblo County High School serves 869 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Pueblo County High School operates within the Pueblo County 70 School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 869 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 869 students
Pueblo County High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Pueblo County High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Pueblo County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 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 21:1 16:1
Pueblo County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
37%
32%
Pueblo County High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
62%
56%
Pueblo County High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Pueblo County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Pueblo County 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 0.39
Pueblo County High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
37%
34%
Pueblo County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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%
Pueblo County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,153 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,261 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,376 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Pueblo County 70 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
3
Number of Students Managed 9,153 561
Pueblo County   70 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 73% 78%
Pueblo County   70 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $74 MM $7 MM
Pueblo County   70 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $75 MM $7 MM
Pueblo County   70 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,261 $11,613
Pueblo County   70 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,376 $12,022
Pueblo County   70 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Futures Academy (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Vineland Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vineland Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PuebloVineland Middle School
    1132 Ln 36
    PuebloCO 81006
    (719)948-3336
    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 274 students                      
  • PuebloVineland Elementary School
    35777 Iris Rd
    PuebloCO 81006
    (719)948-3331
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 302 students                      
  • PuebloNorth Mesa Elementary School
    28881 Gale Rd
    PuebloCO 81006
    (719)948-3303
    2.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 387 students                      
  • PuebloFutures Academy
    Alternative School
    301 28th Ln
    PuebloCO 81001
    (719)647-3205
    Alternative School

    3.2 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 46 students                      
  • Pueblo70 Online
    24951 East Hwy 50
    PuebloCO 81006
    (719)295-6518
    4.3 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 72 students                      

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