Swink Junior-senior High School

610 Columbia Street
Swink, CO 81077
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Swink Junior-senior High School serves 177 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 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 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Swink Junior-senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Swink Junior-senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Swink Junior-senior High School's student population of 177 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students177 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Swink Junior-senior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Swink Junior-senior 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 Testing Rank
#753 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
64%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.60
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSwink School District No. 33 In The County Of Otero And St School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Swink Junior-senior High School is La Junta Jr/sr High School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Swink Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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