South High School

South High School serves 1,355 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 45%.
South High School operates within the Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District.
The school district's 64% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1355 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,355 students
South High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % South High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
South High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade South High School Student 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 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 18:1
South High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
56%
33%
South High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
3%
5%
South High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
40%
55%
South High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
South High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups South 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.
0.53 0.38
South High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
41%
35%
South High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
9%
7%
South High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,170 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 64% has decreased from 89% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,447 is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,988 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
3
Number of Students Managed 18,170 555
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 64% 83%
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $173 MM $7 MM
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $165 MM $7 MM
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,447 $12,220
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,988 $11,937
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Central High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pueblo Academy Of Arts (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunset Park Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • PuebloPueblo Academy Of Arts
    0.4 miles | Grades: 4-8 | 352 students29 Lehigh Ave
    PuebloCO 81005
    (719)549-7430
    0.44-8352
  • PuebloSunset Park Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 548 students110 University Circle
    PuebloCO 81005
    (719)549-7610
    0.6PK-6548
  • PuebloRoncalli Stem Academy
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 539 students4202 Hwy 78
    PuebloCO 81005
    (719)549-7450
    0.76-8539
  • PuebloPueblo Charter School For The Arts & Sciences
    Charter School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 445 students1745 Acero
    PuebloCO 81004
    (719)549-2737
    0.8KG-8445
  • PuebloBeulah Heights Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 393 students2670 Delphinium St
    PuebloCO 81005
    (719)549-7510
    0.9PK-5393

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