Fort Morgan High School

709 East Riverview Avenue

Fort Morgan, CO 80701

Tel: (970)867-5648
  • Fort Morgan High School serves 899 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the CO average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 46%.
  • Fort Morgan High School operates within the No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District.
  • No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District's 67% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 899 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 899 students
Fort Morgan High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Fort Morgan High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Fort Morgan High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Fort Morgan High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 18:1
Fort Morgan High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Fort Morgan High School American Indian Students (1996-2013)
Asian
n/a
3%
Fort Morgan High School Asian Students (1999-2013)
Hispanic
61%
33%
Fort Morgan High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
5%
5%
Fort Morgan High School Black Students (2000-2015)
White
34%
54%
Fort Morgan High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Fort Morgan High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Fort Morgan High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Fort Morgan High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.39
Fort Morgan High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
48%
34%
Fort Morgan High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%
Fort Morgan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District's student population of 3,200 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 93% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,541 in this district is less than the state average of $14,042. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,566 is less than the state average of $13,805. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 3,200 575
 No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 83%
 No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $8 MM
 No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $31 MM $8 MM
 No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,541 $14,042
 No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,566 $13,805
 No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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