Pueblo West High School

Pueblo West High School serves 1,407 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% 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 1407 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,407 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Students 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 0.46 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
Hispanic
28%
32%
Black
3%
5%
White
68%
56%
Hawaiian
1%
1%
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.
0.46 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.
21%
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 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
Graduation Rate 73% 78%
District Total Revenue $74 MM $7 MM
District Spending $75 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,261 $11,613
District Spending / Student $8,376 $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 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PuebloSierra Vista Elementary School
    500 South Spaulding
    PuebloCO 81007
    (719)547-2878
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 491 students                      
  • PuebloSky View Middle School
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    1047 Camino De Bravo
    PuebloCO 81007
    (719)547-1175
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 577 students                      
  • PuebloDesert Sage Elementary School
    935 South Palomar Dr
    PuebloCO 81007
    (719)647-8878
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 373 students                      
  • PuebloCedar Ridge Elementary School
    1266 West Oro Grande Dr
    PuebloCO 81007
    (719)547-8268
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 454 students                      
  • PuebloSouthern Colorado Early College High School
    Charter School
    101 Civic Center Dr
    PuebloCO 81007
    (719)547-1627
    Charter School

    1.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 135 students                      

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