Mead High School

  • Mead High School serves 1,058 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Mead High School's student population of 1,058 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,058 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mead High School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mead High School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. 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#1015 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
77%
53%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mead High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.370.40
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Graduation Rate
83%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Vrain Valley No. Re1J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Longmont Centennial Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 633 students
    3.2 miles
    10290 Neighbors Parkway
    Longmont, CO 80504
    (720)652-8240
    3.2 PK-5 633
  • Longmont Imagine Charter Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 583 students
    3.2 miles
    5753 Twilight Avenue
    Longmont, CO 80504
    (303)772-3711
    3.2 PK-8 583
  • Mead Mead Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 546 students
    3.3 miles
    520 Welker Ave.
    Mead, CO 80542
    (970)535-4488
    3.3 PK-5 546
  • Mead Mead Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 495 students
    3.3 miles
    620 Welker Ave.
    Mead, CO 80542
    (970)535-4446
    3.3 6-8 495
  • Longmont Trail Ridge Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 708 students
    3.4 miles
    1000 Button Rock Drive
    Longmont, CO 80504
    (720)494-3820
    3.4 6-8 708

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