225 West 4th Avenue
Nucla, CO 81424
Rating
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 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 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 Offered
Grades 7-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
36 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Nucla Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1644 out of 1783 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Nucla Middle School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nucla Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nucla Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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
0.15
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
34%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 36 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15

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