The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 65-69% (which was lower than the Colorado state average of 81%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥95% (which was higher than the Colorado state average of 89%) for the 2009-10 school year.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students (09-10)
388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of La Junta High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
65-69%
81%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
≥95%
89%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of La Junta High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
American Indian
(09-10)
2%
1%
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Asian
(09-10)
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in La Junta High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
(09-10)
53%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in La Junta High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Black
(09-10)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in La Junta High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
(09-10)
43%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in La Junta High School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hawaiian
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
Diversity Score
n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch (09-10)
46%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in La Junta High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
15%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in La Junta High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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