Erie High School

  • Erie High School serves 1,161 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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.
  • Erie High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Erie High School's student population of 1,161 students has grown by 45% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,161 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Erie High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,718 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Erie High School is 0.33, 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 (16-17)#1034 out of 1718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
81%
53%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Erie High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.330.60
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Graduation Rate≥95%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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