Horizon High School

  • Horizon High School serves 2,037 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (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 43% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Horizon 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Horizon High School's student population of 2,037 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 94 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,037 students
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Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Horizon 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 Horizon High School is 0.53, 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#614 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Horizon High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Horizon High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Horizon High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Horizon High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
63%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Horizon High School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Horizon High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.530.60
This chart display the diversity score of Horizon High School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
80%
This chart display graduation rate of Horizon High School and public school graduation rate of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Horizon High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Horizon High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdams 12 Five Star Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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