Monarch High School

329 Campus Drive
Louisville, CO 80027
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Monarch High School serves 1,723 students in grades 9-12.
Monarch High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (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 71% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Monarch High School's student population of 1,723 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,723 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

Monarch High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Monarch High School is 0.38, 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
#89 out of 1768 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
78%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.380.60
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Graduation Rate
97%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoulder Valley School District No. Re2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Monarch High School is Centaurus High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Monarch K-8 School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville Monarch K-8 School Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 842 students
    0.1 miles
    263 Campus Drive
    Louisville, CO 80027
    (720) 561-4000
    0.1 PK-8 842
  • Louisville Superior Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 457 students
    1.1 miles
    1800 South Indiana St.
    Louisville, CO 80027
    (720) 561-4100
    1.1 K-5 457
  • Louisville Fireside Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
    1.4 miles
    845 West Dahlia
    Louisville, CO 80027
    (720) 561-7900
    1.4 PK-5 477
  • Louisville Louisville Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 551 students
    1.7 miles
    400 Hutchinson Street
    Louisville, CO 80027
    (720) 561-7200
    1.7 K-5 551
  • Louisville Coal Creek Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 416 students
    2.3 miles
    801 West Tamarisk Street
    Louisville, CO 80027
    (720) 561-4500
    2.3 K-5 416

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