Longmont High School

1040 Sunset Street
Longmont, CO 80501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Longmont High School serves 1,299 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (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 43% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Longmont High School's student population of 1,299 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,299 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

Longmont High School is ranked within the top 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 Longmont 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
#811 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
37%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
57%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.60
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Graduation Rate
89%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Longmont High School is Olde Columbine High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Longs Peak Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Longmont Olde Columbine High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 130 students
    0.2 miles
    1200 South Sunset
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (720) 494-3961
    0.2 9-12 130
  • Longmont Longs Peak Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 452 students
    0.5 miles
    1500 14th Avenue
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (303) 776-5611
    0.5 5-8 452
  • Longmont Mountain View Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 345 students
    0.6 miles
    1415 14th Street
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (720) 652-8261
    0.6 PK-4 345
  • Longmont Central Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 402 students
    1.0 miles
    1020 4th Avenue
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (303) 776-3236
    1 PK-5 402
  • Longmont Northridge Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
    1.3 miles
    1200 19th Avenue
    Longmont, CO 80501
    (303) 772-3040
    1.3 PK-5 377

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