Salida High School

  • Salida High School serves 357 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Salida High School's student population of 357 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Salida High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Salida High School is 0.29, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#453 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
34%
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White
83%
53%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Salida High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.290.39
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Graduation Rate90-94%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalida No. R-32 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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