Pueblo County High School

  • Pueblo County High School serves 865 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 18% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Pueblo County 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 top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Colorado state average of 46%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Pueblo County High School's student population of 865 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students865 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pueblo County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,704 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pueblo County High School is 0.53, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank
46%
30%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pueblo County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pueblo County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pueblo County High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
43%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pueblo County High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pueblo County High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
54%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pueblo County High School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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 Pueblo County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.530.39
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Graduation Rate85-89%
78%
This chart display graduation rate of Pueblo County High School and public school graduation rate of Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pueblo County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pueblo County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePueblo County 70 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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