Otis Junior-senior High School

518 Dungan
Otis, CO 80743
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Otis Junior-senior High School serves 116 students in grades 6-12.
Otis Junior-senior 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Otis Junior-senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Otis Junior-senior High School's student population of 116 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students116 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Otis Junior-senior 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 Otis Junior-senior High School is 0.26, 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
#1280 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
34%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
86%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.260.60
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOtis School District No. R-3 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Otis Junior-senior High School is Akron High School (12.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Yuma Middle School (12.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Otis Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Otis Otis Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 127 students
    0.2 miles
    518 Dungan Street
    Otis, CO 80743
    (970) 246-3486
    0.2 PK-5 127
  • Yuma Little Indians Preschool
    Grades: PK | 60 students
    12.5 miles
    709 West Third Street
    Yuma, CO 80759
    (970) 848-4572
    12.5 PK 60
  • Yuma Kenneth P Morris Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 305 students
    12.6 miles
    416 South Elm Street
    Yuma, CO 80759
    (970) 848-5738
    12.6 K-4 305
  • Yuma Yuma Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 242 students
    12.6 miles
    500 South Elm
    Yuma, CO 80759
    (970) 848-2000
    12.6 5-8 242
  • Akron Akron High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 90 students
    12.7 miles
    600 Elm Avenue
    Akron, CO 80720
    (970) 345-2268
    12.7 9-12 90

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