Pueblo County School District 70 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 24 public schools serving 9,861 students in Pueblo County School District 70 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Colorado.
Public Schools in Pueblo County School District 70 School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Pueblo County School District 70 School District are The Connect Charter School, Rye High School and Cedar Ridge Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Pueblo County School District 70 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Pueblo County School District 70 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Colorado for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Pueblo County School District 70 School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CO)
# Schools
24 Schools
1,893 Schools
# Students
9,861 Students
905,726 Students
# Teachers
506 Teachers
51,723 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Pueblo County School District 70 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 185 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CO)
Overall District Rank
#79 out of 186 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pueblo County School District 70  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pueblo County School District 70  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pueblo County School District 70  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pueblo County School District 70  School District and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.54
0.60
# American Indian Students
30 Students
6,423 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
66 Students
28,756 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
3,621 Students
304,737 Students
% Hispanic Students
37%
34%
# Black Students
48 Students
41,404 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
5,606 Students
484,030 Students
% White Students
57%
53%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
2,271 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
485 Students
37,754 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
304
32,768
# Students in K Grade:
591
63,335
# Students in 1st Grade:
602
64,697
# Students in 2nd Grade:
697
65,383
# Students in 3rd Grade:
689
67,634
# Students in 4th Grade:
803
69,478
# Students in 5th Grade:
781
69,489
# Students in 6th Grade:
871
68,897
# Students in 7th Grade:
795
67,650
# Students in 8th Grade:
835
67,586
# Students in 9th Grade:
785
69,740
# Students in 10th Grade:
719
66,817
# Students in 11th Grade:
713
64,863
# Students in 12th Grade:
676
67,389
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,823 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,173. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,433 is less than the state median of $15,158. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue
$97 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pueblo County School District 70  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$93 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Pueblo County School District 70  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,823
$16,173
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pueblo County School District 70  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,433
$15,158
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pueblo County School District 70  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Pueblo County School District 70 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
The Connect Charter School
Charter School
Math: 77% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
104 West 7th
Pueblo, CO 81003
(719) 542-0224
Grades: 6-8
| 276 students
Rank: #22.
Rye High School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1 High School Drive
Rye, CO 81069
(719) 489-2271
Grades: 9-12
| 229 students
Rank: #33.
Cedar Ridge Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1266 West Oro Grande Drive
Pueblo, CO 81007
(719) 547-8268
Grades: PK-5
| 508 students
Rank: #44.
Rye Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8120 Highway 165 West
Rye, CO 81069
(719) 489-2272
Grades: PK-5
| 349 students
Rank: #55.
Swallows Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 33% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
278 South Mcculloch Boulevard
Pueblo, CO 81007
(719) 547-1627
Grades: K-8
| 432 students
Rank: #66.
Pueblo West High School
Math: 25% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
661 Capistrano Drive
Pueblo, CO 81007
(719) 547-8050
Grades: 9-12
| 1,399 students
Rank: #77.
Beulah Middle School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8734 Schoolhouse Lane
Beulah, CO 81023
(719) 485-3127
Grades: 6-8
| 73 students
Rank: #88.
Pueblo County High School
Math: 30% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1050 35th Lane
Pueblo, CO 81006
(719) 948-3352
Grades: 9-12
| 983 students
Rank: #99.
Pleasant View Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
23600 Everett Road
Pueblo, CO 81006
(719) 542-7813
Grades: 6-8
| 373 students
Rank: #1010.
South Mesa Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
23701 East Preston Road
Pueblo, CO 81006
(719) 543-6444
Grades: PK-5
| 436 students
Rank: #1111.
Sierra Vista Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
500 South Spaulding
Pueblo, CO 81007
(719) 547-2878
Grades: PK-5
| 483 students
Rank: #1212.
North Mesa Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
28881 Gale Road
Pueblo, CO 81006
(719) 948-3303
Grades: PK-5
| 493 students
Rank: #1313.
Beulah Elementary School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
8734 Schoolhouse Lane
Beulah, CO 81023
(719) 485-3127
Grades: K-5
| 85 students
Rank: #1414.
Swallows Charter Academy High School
Charter School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
101 Civic Center Drive
Pueblo, CO 81007
(719) 547-1627
Grades: 9-12
| 160 students
Rank: #1515.
Sky View Middle School
Math: 23% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1047 Camino De Bravo
Pueblo, CO 81007
(719) 547-1175
Grades: 6-8
| 615 students
Rank: #1616.
Liberty Point Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
386 East Hahns Peak Avenue
Pueblo, CO 81007
(719) 547-2191
Grades: PK-5
| 359 students
Rank: #1717.
Craver Middle School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4850 Crow Cut Off Road
Colorado City, CO 81019
(719) 676-3030
Grades: 6-8
| 183 students
Rank: #1818.
Desert Sage Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
935 South Palomar Drive
Pueblo, CO 81007
(719) 647-8878
Grades: PK-5
| 441 students
Rank: #1919.
Prairie Winds Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
597 E Earl Drive
Pueblo, CO 81007
(719) 647-9732
Grades: PK-5
| 525 students
Rank: #2020.
Vineland Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
35777 Iris Road
Pueblo, CO 81006
(719) 948-3331
Grades: PK-5
| 291 students
Rank: #2121.
Vineland Middle School
Math: 21% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1132 Lane 36
Pueblo, CO 81006
(719) 948-3336
Grades: 6-8
| 334 students
Rank: #2222.
Liberty Point International School
Math: 12% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
484 South Maher Drive
Pueblo, CO 81007
(719) 547-3752
Grades: 6-8
| 474 students
Rank: #2323.
Avondale Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
213 Highway 50 East
Avondale, CO 81022
(719) 947-3484
Grades: PK-5
| 207 students
Rank: #2424.
70 Online
Alternative School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
24951 East Hwy50
Pueblo, CO 81006
(719) 295-6518
Grades: K-12
| 153 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Pueblo County School District 70
  • 301 LANE 28, PUEBLO, CO, 81001
  • (719) 542-0220
  • district70.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 9,861 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 10% in CO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54

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