Pueblo West High School

Tel: (719)547-8050
Grades: 9-12

1,340 students

Pueblo West High School serves 1,340 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Pueblo West 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 1340 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,340 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has increased by 7% over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
25%
32%
Black
2%
5%
White
70%
56%
Unknown
3%
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. 0.45
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. 20%
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 8,971 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Pueblo County 70 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
3
Number of Students Managed 8,971
554
Graduation Rate 73
78%
District Total Revenue $74 MM
n/a
District Spending $75 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $8,261
$0
District Spending / Student $8,376
$0
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 Southern Colorado Early College 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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