Glenwood Springs High School

1521 Grand Avenue
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Glenwood Springs High School serves 948 students in grades 9-12.
Glenwood Springs High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (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 39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Glenwood Springs High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Glenwood Springs High School's student population of 948 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students948 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Glenwood Springs High 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 diversity score of Glenwood Springs High School is 0.54, 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
#738 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
45%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
51%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.60
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Graduation Rate
92%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoaring Fork School District No. Re-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Glenwood Springs High School is Yampah Mountain School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glenwood Springs Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Glenwood Springs Glenwood Springs Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 560 students
    0.5 miles
    915 School Street
    Glenwood Springs, CO 81602
    (970) 384-5450
    0.5 PK-5 560
  • Glenwood Springs Yampah Mountain School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 153 students
    0.8 miles
    695 Red Mountain Drive
    Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
    (970) 945-9463
    0.8 6-12 153
  • Glenwood Springs Yampah Teen Parent Program High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 33 students
    0.8 miles
    695 Red Mountain Dr
    Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
    (970) 945-9463
    0.8 9-12 33
  • Glenwood Springs Sopris Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 403 students
    2.0 miles
    1150 Mount Sopris Drive
    Glenwood Springs, CO 81602
    (970) 384-5400
    2 PK-5 403
  • Glenwood Springs Glenwood Springs Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 422 students
    2.4 miles
    120 Soccerfield Road
    Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
    (970) 384-5500
    2.4 6-8 422

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