Pueblo West High School

  • Pueblo West High School serves 1,373 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 46%.
  • Pueblo West High School operates within the Pueblo County 70 School District.
  • Pueblo County 70 School District's 74% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1373 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,373 students
Pueblo West High School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender % Pueblo West High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Pueblo West High School Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by Grade Pueblo West High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 18:1
Pueblo West High School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Pueblo West High School American Indian Students (1998-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Pueblo West High School Asian Students (1999-2015)
Hispanic
30%
33%
Pueblo West High School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
1%
5%
Pueblo West High School Black Students (1998-2015)
White
65%
54%
Pueblo West High School White Students (1999-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Pueblo West High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Pueblo West High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Pueblo West High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.49 0.39
Pueblo West High School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
26%
34%
Pueblo West High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
Pueblo West High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pueblo County 70 School District's student population of 9,310 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,297 in this district is less than the state average of $14,042. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,121 is less than the state average of $13,805. The district spending/student has grown by 44% over four years.
School District Name Pueblo County 70 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
3
Number of Students Managed 9,310 575
Pueblo County 70 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 74% 83%
Pueblo County 70 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $8 MM
Pueblo County 70 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $112 MM $8 MM
Pueblo County 70 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,297 $14,042
Pueblo County 70 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,121 $13,805
Pueblo County 70 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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