Basalt High School

  • Basalt High School serves 447 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-29% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Basalt High School's student population of 447 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students447 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Basalt High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Basalt High School is 0.48, 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#620 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Basalt High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
63%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Basalt High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Basalt High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
36%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Basalt High School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Basalt High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Basalt High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.480.39
This chart display the diversity score of Basalt High School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate75-79%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Basalt High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Basalt 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 NameRoaring Fork No. Re-1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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