Aspen High School

  • Aspen High School serves 545 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Aspen High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

Aspen High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Aspen High School's student population of 545 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Aspen High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Aspen High School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#80 out of 1768 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
87%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Diversity Score0.200.60
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Graduation Rate≥95%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAspen School District No. 1 In The County Of Pitkin And Sta School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Aspen Aspen Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 515 students
    0.0 miles
    235 High School Road
    Aspen, CO 81611
    (970) 925-3760
    0.0 PK-4 515
  • Aspen Aspen Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 456 students
    0.0 miles
    235 High School Road
    Aspen, CO 81611
    (970) 925-3760
    0.0 5-8 456
  • Aspen Aspen Pre-school
    Grades: PK | 26 students
    0.0 miles
    235 High School Road
    Aspen, CO 81611
    (970) 925-3760
    0.0 PK 26
  • Woody Creek Aspen Community Charter School Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 136 students
    6.1 miles
    1199 Woody Creek Road
    Woody Creek, CO 81656
    (970) 923-4080
    6.1 PK-8 136
  • Basalt Basalt High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 481 students
    15.3 miles
    600 Southside Drive
    Basalt, CO 81621
    (970) 384-5959
    15.3 9-12 481

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