Nucla Middle School

225 West 4th Avenue
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Nucla Middle School serves 36 students in grades 7-8.
Nucla Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students36 students
Gender % This chart display gender of Nucla Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Nucla Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Nucla Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Nucla Middle School is 0.15, 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 1985-1986 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1635 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
35%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
44%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
5%
34%
Black
3%
5%
White
92%
53%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nucla Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.150.60
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
34%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest End School District No. Re-2 School District
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Nucla Middle School is Nucla High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Norwood Public Schools (16.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Naturita Elementary School (3.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nucla Nucla High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 60 students
    0.1 miles
    225 West 4th Street
    Nucla, CO 81424
    (970) 864-7350
    0.1 9-12 60
  • Naturita Naturita Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 128 students
    3.9 miles
    141 West Main Street
    Naturita, CO 81422
    (970) 865-2204
    3.9 PK-6 128
  • Norwood Norwood Public Schools Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 239 students
    16.8 miles
    1225 West Summit Street
    Norwood, CO 81423
    (970) 327-4336
    16.8 PK-12 239
  • Paradox Paradox Valley Charter School Charter School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 93 students
    23.8 miles
    21501 6 Mile Road
    Paradox, CO 81429
    (970) 859-7236
    23.8 PK-12 93
  • Gateway Gateway School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 33 students
    36.5 miles
    One School Road
    Gateway, CO 81522
    (970) 254-7080
    36.5 PK-12 33

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