Heroes Middle School

715 West 20th Street
Pueblo, CO 81003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Heroes Middle School serves 268 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (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 20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Heroes Middle 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Heroes Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Heroes Middle School's student population of 268 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students268 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Heroes Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Heroes Middle School is 0.48, 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
#1624 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
66%
34%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
29%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.480.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePueblo School District No. 60 In The County Of Pueblo And School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Heroes Middle School is Pueblo Youth Service Center (0.7 miles away)
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