Pueblo County High School

  • Pueblo County High School serves 983 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (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 34% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 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 bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Pueblo County High School's student population of 983 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students983 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Pueblo County High School
Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pueblo County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,718 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pueblo County High School is 0.53, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1210 out of 1718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
42%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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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
45%
34%
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 2017-18 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
52%
53%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.530.60
This chart display the diversity score of Pueblo County High School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePueblo County School District 70 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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