Chaffee County High School

  • Chaffee County High School serves 30 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Chaffee County High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Chaffee County High School's student population of 30 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students30 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chaffee County High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Chaffee County High School is 0.49, 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 Testing Rank#436 out of 1768 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chaffee County 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
27%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
66%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chaffee County High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.490.60
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Graduation Rate
<50%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Chaffee County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chaffee County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuena Vista School District No. R-31 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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