Telluride High School

  • Telluride High School serves 252 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Telluride High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Telluride High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Telluride High School's student population of 252 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students252 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Telluride High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Telluride High School is 0.39, 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#101 out of 1768 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
76%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.390.60
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTelluride School District No. R-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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