Falcon Middle School

  • Falcon Middle School serves 983 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Falcon Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

School Overview

  • Falcon Middle School's student population of 983 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students983 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Falcon Middle School is ranked within the top 50% 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 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Falcon Middle School is 0.46, 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#880 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
34%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
72%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.460.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFalcon School District No. 49 In The County Of El Paso And School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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