Olathe High School

  • Olathe High School serves 314 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Olathe High 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 student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Olathe High School's student population of 314 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students314 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Olathe High 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 Olathe High School is 0.52, 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#1334 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
51%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
47%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.520.60
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontrose County School District Re-1j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Olathe Olathe Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 201 students
    0.2 miles
    326 Highway 50
    Olathe, CO 81425
    (970) 252-7950
    0.2 6-8 201
  • Olathe Olathe Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 447 students
    1.4 miles
    326 North 3rd Street
    Olathe, CO 81425
    (970) 252-7940
    1.4 K-5 447
  • Montrose Vista Charter School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 217 students
    8.7 miles
    932 North Park Avenue Building
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970) 249-4470
    8.7 9-12 217
  • Montrose Northside Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 366 students
    9.0 miles
    528 North Uncompahgre
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970) 249-2554
    9.0 K-5 366
  • Montrose Centennial Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 614 students
    9.7 miles
    1100 South 5th Street
    Montrose, CO 81402
    (970) 249-2576
    9.7 6-8 614

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