Legacy High School

  • Legacy High School serves 2,285 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Legacy High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Legacy High School's student population of 2,285 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 101 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers101 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Legacy High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,718 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Legacy High School is 0.47, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#313 out of 1718 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Legacy 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Legacy High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Legacy High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
20%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Legacy High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Legacy High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
70%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Legacy High School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Legacy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.470.60
This chart display the diversity score of Legacy High School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
78%
This chart display graduation rate of Legacy High School and public school graduation rate of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Legacy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Legacy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdams 12 Five Star Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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  2.67 out of 5  (3 reviews)
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This school needs to step it up.
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High expectations for all students. Good principal..good kids and what's most impressive is the schools band program. That band is one of a kind if not the best i've seen.
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Not particularly interested in helping LD students succeed. Very puntative atmosphere.
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