Poudre High School

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201 Impala Drive
Fort Collins, CO 80521
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Poudre High School serves 1,821 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Poudre High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Poudre High School's student population of 1,821 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 105 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,821 students
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Total Classroom Teachers105 teachers
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School Comparison

Poudre High School is ranked within the top 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 Poudre High School is 0.47, 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
#591 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
26%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
68%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.470.60
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Graduation Rate
80%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePoudre School District R-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Poudre High School is Poudre Community Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Irish Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Collins Poudre Community Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 150 students
    0.3 miles
    2540 Laporte Avenue
    Fort Collins, CO 80521
    (970) 490-3295
    0.3 8-12 150
  • Fort Collins Irish Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 384 students
    0.5 miles
    515 Irish Drive
    Fort Collins, CO 80521
    (970) 488-6900
    0.5 PK-5 384
  • Fort Collins Polaris Expeditionary Learning School Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 411 students
    0.8 miles
    1905 Orchard Place
    Fort Collins, CO 80521
    (970) 488-8260
    0.8 K-12 411
  • Fort Collins Lincoln Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 568 students
    1.0 miles
    1600 Lancer Drive
    Fort Collins, CO 80521
    (970) 488-5700
    1.0 6-8 568
  • Fort Collins Putnam Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 352 students
    1.0 miles
    1400 Maple Street
    Fort Collins, CO 80521
    (970) 488-7700
    1.0 PK-5 352

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