Longmont High School

1040 Sunset Street
Longmont, CO 80501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Longmont High School serves 1,275 students in grades 9-12.
Longmont High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,275 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 20% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Longmont High School's student population of 1,275 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
61 teachers
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School Rankings

Longmont High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Longmont High School is 0.53, 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
#598 out of 1734 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
37%
35%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
58%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Graduation Rate
92%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Longmont High School's ranking?
Longmont High School is ranked #598 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 58% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
What is the graduation rate of Longmont High School?
The graduation rate of Longmont High School is 92%, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 81%.
How many students attend Longmont High School?
1,275 students attend Longmont High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
58% of Longmont High School students are White, 37% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Longmont High School?
Longmont High School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Longmont High School offer ?
Longmont High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Longmont High School part of?
Longmont High School is part of St. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j.

School Reviews

5   6/22/2015
Fantastic school, I loved it. And in a great district as well
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Felic

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,275 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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