8101 West Pomona Drive
Arvada, CO 80005
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Pomona High School serves 1,429 students in grades 9-12.
Pomona High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (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 53% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 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% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Pomona High School's student population of 1,429 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,429 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
77 teachers
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School Rankings

Pomona High School is ranked within the top 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 Pomona High School is 0.56, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#800 out of 1783 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
35%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
57%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
88%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,429 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Top 50% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 30%)

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