Sheridan High School

  • Sheridan High School serves 349 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the CO average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 46%.
  • Sheridan High School operates within the Sheridan No. 2 School District.
  • Sheridan No. 2 School District's 59% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 349 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students349 students
Sheridan High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Sheridan High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Sheridan High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSheridan High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
Sheridan High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Sheridan High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
3%
3%
Sheridan High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
76%
33%
Sheridan High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
4%
5%
Sheridan High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
15%
54%
Sheridan High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Sheridan High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSheridan High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCO 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.
0.400.60
Sheridan High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
80%
34%
Sheridan High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
6%
7%
Sheridan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Sheridan No. 2 School District's student population of 1,536 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 59% has decreased from 92% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,799 is higher than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has declined by 29% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,088 is higher than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has declined by 37% over four years.
School District NameSheridan No. 2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed1,536575
Sheridan No. 2 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate59%83%
Sheridan No. 2 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$22 MM$7 MM
Sheridan No. 2 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$22 MM$7 MM
Sheridan No. 2 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,799$12,220
Sheridan No. 2 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,088$11,937
Sheridan No. 2 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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