Sierra Grande Middle School (Closed 2014)

17523 East Hwy 160
Blanca, CO 81123
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sierra Grande Middle School served 65 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40-44% (which was lower than the Colorado state average of 57%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 45-49% (which was lower than the Colorado state average of 70%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
65 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
40-44%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sierra Grande Middle 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
45-49%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sierra Grande Middle 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sierra Grande Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Colorado by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Sierra Grande Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sierra Grande Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
82%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sierra Grande Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
White
15%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sierra Grande Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Sierra Grande Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sierra Grande Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.31
This chart display the diversity score of Sierra Grande Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sierra Grande Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sierra Grande Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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