Kit Carson Junior-senior High School

102 5th Avenue
Kit Carson, CO 80825
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Kit Carson Junior-senior High School serves 61 students in grades 6-12.
Kit Carson Junior-senior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Kit Carson Junior-senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Kit Carson Junior-senior High School's student population of 61 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students61 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Rankings

Kit Carson Junior-senior High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Kit Carson Junior-senior High School is 0.37, 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
#484 out of 1783 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
77%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.370.60
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKit Carson School District No. R-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kit Carson Junior-senior High School is Eads High School (19.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eads Middle School (19.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kit Carson Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kit Carson Kit Carson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 48 students
    0.0 miles
    102 W. 5th Avenue
    Kit Carson, CO 80825
    (719) 962-3219
    0 PK-5 48
  • Eads Eads Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 97 students
    19.5 miles
    900 Maine Street
    Eads, CO 81036
    (719) 438-2216
    19.5 PK-5 97
  • Eads Eads Middle School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 40 students
    19.5 miles
    900 Maine Street
    Eads, CO 81036
    (719) 438-2216
    19.5 6-8 40
  • Eads Eads High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 47 students
    19.6 miles
    210 West 10 Street
    Eads, CO 81036
    (719) 438-2214
    19.6 9-12 47
  • Cheyenne Wells Cheyenne Wells Junior/high School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 66 students
    24.1 miles
    325 West 4th North
    Cheyenne Wells, CO 80810
    (719) 767-5612
    24.1 7-12 66

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