Mead High School

12750 County Road #7
Longmont, CO 80504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Mead High School serves 1,115 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Mead High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Mead High School's student population of 1,115 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,115 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

Mead 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 Mead High School is 0.39, 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
#589 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
76%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.390.60
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Graduation Rate
93%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Mead High School is Skyline High School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Imagine Charter (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centennial Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Longmont Centennial Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 667 students
    3.2 miles
    10290 Neighbors Parkway
    Longmont, CO 80504
    (720) 652-8240
    3.2 PK-5 667
  • Longmont Imagine Charter Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 559 students
    3.2 miles
    5753 Twilight Avenue
    Longmont, CO 80504
    (303) 772-3711
    3.2 PK-8 559
  • Mead Mead Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 574 students
    3.3 miles
    520 Welker Ave.
    Mead, CO 80542
    (970) 535-4488
    3.3 PK-5 574
  • Mead Mead Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 480 students
    3.3 miles
    620 Welker Ave.
    Mead, CO 80542
    (970) 535-4446
    3.3 6-8 480
  • Longmont Trail Ridge Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 701 students
    3.4 miles
    1000 Button Rock Drive
    Longmont, CO 80504
    (720) 494-3820
    3.4 6-8 701

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