Pagosa Springs Middle School

  • Pagosa Springs Middle School serves 534 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 32% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Pagosa Springs Middle School's student population of 534 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students534 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pagosa Springs Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pagosa Springs Middle School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1253 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
7%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
33%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
57%
53%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pagosa Springs Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.570.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pagosa Springs Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArchuleta County No. 50 Jt School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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