Las Animas High School

  • Las Animas High School serves 137 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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.
  • Las Animas High 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 15:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Las Animas High School's student population of 137 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students137 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Las Animas High 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 Las Animas 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#1462 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
42%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
54%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.60
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Graduation Rate≥80%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Las Animas 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 NameLas Animas School District No. Re-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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