Liberty High School

8720 Scarborough Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80920
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Liberty High School serves 1,665 students in grades 9-12.
Liberty High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,665 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 30% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Liberty High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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School Overview

Liberty High School's student population of 1,665 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 97 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,665 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
97 teachers
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School Rankings

Liberty High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Liberty High School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#184 out of 1734 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
35%
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Black
4%
4%
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White
70%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Graduation Rate
91%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Liberty High School's ranking?
Liberty High School is ranked #184 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Liberty High School often compared to?
Liberty High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Rampart High School, Pine Creek High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
46% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 77% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
What is the graduation rate of Liberty High School?
The graduation rate of Liberty High School is 91%, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 81%.
How many students attend Liberty High School?
1,665 students attend Liberty High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Liberty High School students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Liberty High School?
Liberty High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Liberty High School offer ?
Liberty High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Liberty High School part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,665 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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