Alamosa High School

  • Alamosa High School serves 598 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Alamosa High School's student population of 598 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students598 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alamosa High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alamosa High School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#883 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
61%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
34%
53%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alamosa High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.520.39
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Graduation Rate90-94%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alamosa High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlamosa No. Re-11J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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